54 min

The Golden Era of Queer Comic Books Take the Last Bite

    • Society & Culture

We take a bit out of queer comic books with Amara Vear, the Queer Comic Peddler. We geek out about our personal literary faves, the impact of book banning, and the future of queer publishing.

Additional Resources & References  
Learn more about participating in the Makers Market at MBLGTACC 2023 in Lexington, Kentucky! From the Intro  
Target’s official statement announcing some Pride Merch would be removed NPR reports on threats to Target employees regarding Pride MerchTrans artist Erik Carnell receives surge in sales after Target pulls his designs From the Episode
Gender Queer: A Memoir by Maia Kobabe PEN America files federal lawsuit against Florida School District over book bansAll Boys Aren’t Blue by George M JohnsonThirsty Mermaids and Snapdragons by Kat LeyhLuna by Julie Anne Peters For questions, comments or feedback about this episode: lastbite@sgdinstitute.org 

We’re on TikTok! You can also find us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram or at sgdinstitute.org 

Host: R.B. Brooks, they/them, director of programs, Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity 

Cover art: Adrienne McCormick


★ Support this podcast ★

We take a bit out of queer comic books with Amara Vear, the Queer Comic Peddler. We geek out about our personal literary faves, the impact of book banning, and the future of queer publishing.

Additional Resources & References  
Learn more about participating in the Makers Market at MBLGTACC 2023 in Lexington, Kentucky! From the Intro  
Target’s official statement announcing some Pride Merch would be removed NPR reports on threats to Target employees regarding Pride MerchTrans artist Erik Carnell receives surge in sales after Target pulls his designs From the Episode
Gender Queer: A Memoir by Maia Kobabe PEN America files federal lawsuit against Florida School District over book bansAll Boys Aren’t Blue by George M JohnsonThirsty Mermaids and Snapdragons by Kat LeyhLuna by Julie Anne Peters For questions, comments or feedback about this episode: lastbite@sgdinstitute.org 

We’re on TikTok! You can also find us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram or at sgdinstitute.org 

Host: R.B. Brooks, they/them, director of programs, Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity 

Cover art: Adrienne McCormick


★ Support this podcast ★

54 min

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