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Suzanne Krohn

Suzanne Krohn

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Guest Post: On the Evolving Need for Queer Comics, Romance, and Adventure

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 18, 2019 12:30:00 PM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in kickstarter, guest post

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Hello there, my lovely Love in Panels reader! My name is Zora Gilbert, and I would like to preach to your wonderful choir. I’m one of the editors of Dates! An Anthology of Queer Historical Fiction (Volume 3 now on Kickstarter!), which means I’ve been living and breathing queer comics in various forms for the time it takes to self-publish three volumes of an anthology while being a young adult with a day job, which it turns out is about four years (and, of course, for some time before that, but that’s harder to count).

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Review: A Quick & Easy Guide to Queer & Trans Identities

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 14, 2019 9:45:00 AM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in review

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In one sentence: This book should be in every library, school, and Human Resources office. If you care about creating an inclusive space for your students, employees, and/or customers but don't know where to start with understanding all of the terms and definitions used by the queer community, this is the book for you. It is exactly what it says on the cover.

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Review: Strange Someone, by Kel McDonald and Melissa Curtin

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 7, 2019 9:45:00 AM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in review

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Sometimes Comixology tags things as romance and I get the idea that I should buy them. And then they sit on my iPad for a year. And then when I finally read the thing... I wonder why I did.

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Comics Kickstarters You Might Wanna Get in On

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 28, 2019 9:41:15 AM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in kickstarter

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Quick! Back these projects for all the romancey queer goodness you need in your life! Okay, it's optional... but one of them ends tonight, so get it while you can.

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Chronin: Vol. 1, by Alison Wilgus - Excerpt and Exclusive Interview

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 19, 2019 9:45:00 AM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in interview

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As readers, we use stories as mirrors (seeing ourselves) and windows (seeing others), but often forget about how the act of creating those stories can impact the artist. This is especially true of underrepresented creators, who may uncover pieces of their identity while writing about someone else. In today's post, we're highlighting graphic novelist Alison Wilgus, creator of a new graphic novel duology, Chronin.

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Review: The Prince & The Swan

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 24, 2019 9:45:00 AM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in review, webcomic

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The Prince & The Swan is a gay retelling of The Swan Princess, complete with two princes and a curse. As I write this, the story is just starting Chapter 10, at a rate of 1 page per week. That means it's been several years in the making, and it shows.

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Review: Sincerely, Harriet, by Sarah Winifred Searle

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 8, 2019 9:47:33 AM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in review

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Sincerely, Harriet is the sort of book I would have loved to read as a teen. The story follows Harriet Flores, a thirteen year old white Latinx girl who begins the book by writing postcards to her friends at camp. She isn't at camp, for reasons that become clear as the story progresses. Instead, she's essentially trapped in the two-family home her family shares with an older Black woman, who lives on the first floor. Harriet's journey is subtle but nuanced, and I adored this book. (Even though it made me cry.)

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We're on Patreon!

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 18, 2018 3:25:38 PM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in site update, news, announcement

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The post title pretty much says it all, but yeah! We're on Patreon!

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Everybody Else is Doing it... My 2018 Top 5 (Comics Edition)

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 7, 2018 1:41:52 PM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in top reads

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Last year, I decided to list off my five favorite queer/romance comics of the year, and people had reactions. So let's do it again!

Did I read everything that came out this year? Nope. Are these totally subjective? Yep.

That said, I'd love to hear your faves from 2018!

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Review: Merry Men, by Robert Rodi, Jackie Lewis, and Marissa Louise

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 21, 2018 9:27:00 AM / by Suzanne Krohn posted in review

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Queer. Robin. Hood.

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