Monday, July 27, 2020

Monday's Headlines | Winners of the 2020 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Pt. 2

The winners of the 32nd annual Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards have been announced via a video presentation, with the creators of the original graphic novel (OGN) Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me taking home the most awards this year.

Here is a complete list of this year's winners in each category. The nominees can be found here:

'Best Writer': Mariko Tamaki, Harley Quinn: Breaking Glass (DC); Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me (First Second/Macmillan); Archie (Archie)

'Best Writer/Artist': Raina Telgemeier, Guts (Scholastic Graphix)

'Best Penciller/Inker or Penciller/Inker Team': Rosemary Valero-O'Connell, Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me (First Second/Macmillan)

'Best Painter/Digital Artist': Christian Ward, Invisible Kingdom (Berger Books/Dark Horse)
'Best Cover Artist': Emma Rios, Pretty Deadly (Image)

'Best Coloring': Dave Stewart, Black Hammer, B.P.R.D.: The Devil You Know, Hellboy and the BPRD (Dark Horse); Gideon Falls (Image); Silver Surfer Black, Spider-Man (Marvel)

'Best Lettering': Stan Sakai, Usagi Yojimbo (IDW)

'Best Comics-Related Periodical/Journalism': Women Write About Comics, edited by Nola Pfau and Wendy Browne, www.WomenWriteAboutComics.com

'Best Comics-Related Book': Making Comics, by Lynda Barry (Drawn & Quarterly)

'Best Academic/Scholarly Work': EC Comics: Race, Shock, and Social Protest, by Qiana Whitted (Rutgers University Press)

'Best Publication Design': Making Comics, designed by Lynda Barry (Drawn & Quarterly)

'Best Digital Comic': Afterlift, by Chip Zdarsky and Jason Loo (comiXology Originals)

'Best Webcomic': Fried Rice, by Erica Eng, https://friedricecomic.tumblr.com