Cruse handed over the editorial reins to Robert Triptow with the fifth issue, and Bob Ross, owner of the San Francisco-based gay newspaper the Bay Area Reporter , took over as publisher with 6. Gay Comix became one of the longest running underground comix anthologies, with 25 issues over the next 18 years. So, niche artists face a more uphill struggle to make their works known. The publication of the zine J. Look for Part 3 of this post tomorrow. Queer cartooning encompasses some of the best and most interesting comics of the last four decades, with creators tackling complex issues of identity and a changing society with intelligence, humor, and imagination. Gay newspapers were numerous enough during the s that they could provide a successful weekly strip cartoonist with a living wage, or near to it.
Emily. Age: 31.
Alison Bechdel soon joined him in with her popular strip Dykes To Watch Out For , which chronicled the lives of a group of urban lesbians.
Riley. Age: 23.
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Look for Part 3 of this post tomorrow. A strong DIY do-it-yourself and creative ethos, combined with the emergence of more affordable production technologies such as cheap photocopy machines, Super 8 film, and 4-track recording devices gave the punk movement a heady, democratic vitality. Alison Bechdel soon joined him in with her popular strip Dykes To Watch Out For , which chronicled the lives of a group of urban lesbians.