Portfolio

Original Comics

I edited Scifies: The 2019 Anthology, a science fiction comics anthology written and drawn by a diverse array of creators.

I contributed a short, magical realist story entitled “Laser Eyes” to Create Destroy Repeat: An Anthology of Rebirth and Redemption.

The Comics Beat

TRICK OR BEAT: Man is the real monster–an ode to Guillermo Del Toro

INTERVIEW: Damion Scott on his Black Panther mural and honoring Chadwick Boseman

SHUT IN THEATER: We watched CATS (2019) and may never recover

Analysis: Will comics survive the current crisis?

DC ROUND-UP: How one page from ALL-STAR SUPERMAN saved my life

The Daily Dot

‘Castlevania’ season 3 review: Even without Dracula, it’s spooky fun

Netflix’s ‘Hip-Hop Evolution’ season 4 takes a stellar documentary series into the 21st century

Netflix’s ‘6 Underground’ suffers from a lazy script and dubious morals

Amazon’s ‘Clifford the Big Red Dog’ reboot isn’t for you—and that’s fine

Tiffany Haddish’s physical comedy shines in Netflix’s ‘Black Mitzvah’

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The October 2020 issue includes an interview with writer Alex Paknadel, artist Thomas Nachlik, and letterer Ariana Maher about their first Marvel work and the realities of working in comics.

The April 2020 issue includes a retrospective of Brian Michael Bendis’ groundbreaking career as a superhero comics writer.

The March 2019 issue includes an essay about family and mental health themes in my favorite finale to a Batman story.

The May 2018 issue includes a review of a Moon Knight issue exploring generational trauma in Jewish families.

AiPT!

You can find all of my bylines here, but these are some of my favorites:

http://www.adventuresinpoortaste.com/2018/04/26/where-we-live-j-h-williams-iii-and-wendy-wright-williams-on-the-las-vegas-shooting-survivors-and-gun-violence/
http://www.adventuresinpoortaste.com/2016/09/29/american-blood-review/
http://www.adventuresinpoortaste.com/2013/11/12/lessons-learned-from-a-brief-encounter-with-rob-liefeld/

Comic Book Resources

SENYC: Mike, Laura Allred on Love, Music and Existentialism
SENYC: Howard Chaykin on Superhero Absurdity

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