Women of Webster: Micheline Hess

Micheline Hess works as an Art Director at a prominent ad agency in NYC and spends much of her spare time developing graphic novels, short stories and interactive iPad apps for kids. She has always been fascinated by the visual narrative in books and film and is constantly endeavoring to weave her own quirky sense…

Reflecting on the Milestones of Comics, Pop Culture, and Beyond.

The passage of one’s journey through time and space are marked by many milestones. These milestones are fixed points on that journey which highlight significant events. Milestones are important because their very occurrence can impact change within a lifespan, becoming icons for decisions that were made, loves that were lost, and regrets that were had. When…

A Milestone Loss

In many ways the early 90’s could be considered a milestone in comics. It saw the rise of the “anti” hero, the formation of Image, and ushered in major inroads in the diversification of comics and the media in general. This turning point in the medium could arguably be the publishing of Milestone Media’s line…