Feminist Comic Activism:
Friends of Lulu Friends of Lulu is a national nonprofit organization whose purpose is to promote and encourage female readership and participation in the comic book industry.
P.O.W.E.R. in Comics Join together to Promote Ownership of stores and publishing houses, Writing & Drawing of comics, Editing of comics & Reading of comics and graphic novels for women and minorities.
A webzine about the comics industry, produced by an eclectic band of women.
When Fangirls Attack A Compilation of Articles about Women in Comics. WFA only compiles, it does not take sides.
Women in Refrigerators “I realized one day that most of my favorite female comics characters had met untimely and often icky ends.” –Gail Simone
Friends and Neighbours:
Comic Gays Links regarding gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender topics in comic books, science fiction and fantasy.
Gay League An online community for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, Transexual, and just plain friendly comic fans, collectors and creators worldwide.
IRIS: A gaming network For too long “mainstream” gaming sites and publications have alternatively fetishized, ridiculed, and told women that we don’t exist. Iris aims to change that by helping women who are in the industry or would like to be by getting their opinions into the
Museum of Black Superheroes Like it says.
Prism Comics A nonprofit organization that supports lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) comics, creators, and readers.
The Ormes Society Named after the legendary pioneering cartoonist of color Jackie Ormes, an organization dedicated to supporting black female comic creators and promoting the inclusion of black women in the comics industry as creators, characters and consumers.
The Outsiders: Asian/Asian-American Characters in Comics The ultimate listing of Asian/Asian American characters in mainstream comics.
Girl-a-matic Come for the cooties, stay for the comics.
Women’s Work A collective of women who work in and around the visual and literary industries.
Female Comic Creators:
Alison Bechdel Writer/illustrator of Dykes to Watch Out For and Fun Home.
Becky Cloonan Writer/Illustrator of East Coast and illustrator of American Virgin.
Carla Speed McNeil Creator and publisher of Finder and editor in chief of Saucy Goose Press.
Colleen Doran Writer/illustrator best known for A Distant Soil.
Devin Grayson Has written for DC’s The Titans, Gotham Knights, and Nightwing.
Hope Larson Creator of Salamander Dream as well as countless mini-comic and web-comics.
Jill Thompson Creator of Scary Godmother, and Eisner Award winning illustrator.
Lea Hernandez Co-Creator of Killer Princesses, and creator of Cathedral Child and Rumble Girls, among others.
Roberta Gregory Best known for her character Bitchy Bitch, antiheroine of Fantagraphics’ 40-issue series, Naughty Bits.
Trina Robbins Influential in the underground comics movement and writer of GoGirl.