|Lois Lane in Superman, in 1939|
The collection will give a chronological overview of women creators and the representation of women in comics in Anglophone Comics, Bandes Dessinées and Manga.
The team are are in negotiation with an established American University Press about the publication and look to publish the collection in 2013/2014
In addition to their already accepted essays we invite submissions on the following topics:
- Early women comic characters, particularly pre-1945
- Women in superhero comics and/or as superheroines
- Women and life narratives
- Female characters in Manga