'Blue is the Warmest Color' by Julie Maroh

The long-awaited English translation of Blue is the Warmest , originally published in French as Le bleu est une couleur chaude, is a deeply compelling story, in large part due to its thorough exploration and attention to character…. read more

Scott Summers and Jean Grey: Modern Love

What would X-men Scott Summers and Jean Grey‘s epic relationship look like through a contemporary “reality” based lens? Pretty hilarious apparently. Gay visual artist and writer Max Wittert cannily reinterprets these characters’ coupling on his tumblr and turns the melodrama of the X -Men comics into a “kiki” inducing domestic comedy…. read more

In Defense of the (Superhero) Sissy

Mainstream superhero comic books are having a moment with the inclusion of a host of new LGBT characters. Yet, with all the queer characters, there is nary an out and proud sissy…… read more