SuperButch!

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Thu, 04/12/2018 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
SuperButch, the new queer superhero comic by Becky Hawkins and Barry Deutsch is featured on Words and Pictures with S.W. Conser
A new graphic novel features a queer superhero with a historical twist

 

Portland alt-comics heavyweights Barry Deutsch (Hereville) and Becky Hawkins (French Toast Comix) have teamed up to create SuperButch, the adventures of a lesbian superhero and the citizens whose lives she transforms.  Set in the 1940's when many gay Americans led double lives and many African-Americans "passed" as white, SuperButch is a rip-roaring mashup of historical fiction, noir, and comics mythology.

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