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Women's Comics Anthology
Edited by Anne Elizabeth Moore and James Payne, the Women's Comics Anthology provides a gendered content anaysis of a random sample of comics anthologies. A different artist illustrates each statistic generated during their study, in comic form. Free PDF download from Pressing Concern Books.
The books below are those we own at Wellesley. To find books on gender & comics from other institutions, search WorldCat using the subject terms:
Women cartoonists or Women -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Women in Comics Wiki
Features entries on women creators, organized in terms of medium, ethnicity, continent, religion, sexual orientation, and geography.
A comics industry webzine dedicated to raising awareness of women's influence in the comics industry.
An online storehouse for information about, research on, and documentation of the experiences of women and transgendered comics creators."
Women's Cartoon Index
Last updated in 2008 (so some links may be broken), a good resource for starting research about women cartoonists in a wide range of genres (including editorial cartoons, syndicated comic strips, and greeting card comics).
A collection of sites dedicated to female characters and creators in mainstream comics. Offers links to feminist comic activism sites & recommendations.