My Week Without Comics, by Martha Thomases

Martha Thomases

Martha Thomases brought more comics to the attention of more people than anyone else in the industry. Her work promoting The Death of Superman made an entire nation share in the tragedy of one of our most iconic American heroes. As a freelance journalist, she has been published in the Village Voice, High Times, Spy, the National Lampoon, Metropolitan Home, and more. For Marvel comics she created the series Dakota North. Martha worked as a researcher and assistant for the author Norman Mailer on several of his books, including the Pulitzer-Prize-winning Executioner's Song, On Women and Their Elegance, Ancient Evenings, and Harlot's Ghost.

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4 Responses

  1. Rick Taylor says:

    You say a week without comics like it's a BAD thing.Sounds like you had a ball!I'm jealous. Charleston and Savanna are two of my favorite places.Glad you enjoyed it.

  2. John Tebbel says:

    Earthlings! Visit Charleston, Beaufort, and Savannah. You'll thank me later or all your base belong to us.

  3. anne rush earnhardt says:

    Martha is was our previlege to be your host and hostess for your vacation. If you travel with us again, I will have a Silver Surfer/ Golden Age Flash costume ready beside your bike. We did have an awesome week! You and John are the best. Keep on cycling!

  4. maria says:

    Finally found your article. Yes, it was a magical vacation. So beautiful everywhere we looked. It certainly changed my outlook, and I would guess all who participated. All the best, Maria