Being a Comics Ambassador with Chris Arrant - CAL #042

Chris Arrant is a writer, editor, and self-described Comics Ambassador. He’s the Editor of Newsarama, where he started in 2003, and was a judge for the 2019 Eisner Awards, awarded at San Diego Comic Con. In this episode he joins me to discuss:

  • The process of judging comics across the Eisner's 31 categories

  • What makes an award-worthy book

  • The state of comic book journalism

  • How creators can better get coverage from comic news sites

  • What it means to be an ambassador for comics

  • The American Library's Association Graphic Novel & Comics Roundtable

  • & more...



QUESTION: Are you going to San Diego? I'll be there wandering around. Hope to see you there!