The Creators of Joe ShusterMeet the author and artist behind JOE SHUSTER!
Julian Voloj is an award-winning author who specializes in non-fiction graphic novels and literary adaptations. His graphic novel “Ghetto Brother” (NBM, 2015) was named Booklist’s ‘Best Non-fiction Book of 2015’ and praised by Junot Diaz in The New York Times as “superb” and “a gem.” His new book, “The Joe Shuster Story,” focuses on the life and struggles of the Superman co-creator. He lives with his wife Lisa and sons Leon and Simon in New York City’s borough of Queens, not far from Joe Shuster’s 1970s residence.
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THOMAS CAMPI is an award-winning Italian graphic novelist, who has been making comics for over 18 years. He has been published across the world by various publishers. The graphic novels Les Larmes De Seigneur Afghan, script by the RTBF (National Belgian Television) reporter Pascale Bourgaoux and Vincent Zabus, and Macaroni!, script by Zabus, published by Dupuis, have both been awarded the Cognito Prize as Best Documentary Graphic Novel at the Belgium Book Fair in Brussels in 2014 and 2016. In 2014 Thomas received the International Spectrum Fantastic Art 21 Gold Comic Award and in 2015 has been also recognized with a Bronze Ledger Award in Australia. He is currently working in collaboration with Vincent Zabus on “L’ éveile” ( The Awakening ), a graphic novel to be published by Delcourt.
For more information about Thomas, visit his website: http://thomascampi.com.