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Elissa Sussman and Arielle Jovellanos, author and illustrator, respectively, of YA contemporary novel Drawn That Way. Elissa is also the author of Burn, Stray, and the upcoming adult novel, Funny You Should Ask. Arielle illustrated Evil Thing, a Cruelle de Ville backstory novel written by Serena Valentino, as well as graphic novel Black Star, written by Eric A. Glover.
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Links to Topics Mentioned In This Episode:
Glen Keane, 38-year veteran of Walt Disney Feature Animation and creator of Disney characters such as The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, The Beast, Tarzan, and Rapunzel.
Howard Ashman, Oscar-winning lyricist, playwright, and stage director who wrote the lyrics for The Little Mermaid
Pendleton Ward, creator of Adventure Time
The Avengers (movie)
Chris Evans, actor who portrays Captain America
Babs Tarr, American illustrator and comic book artist who drew a run for Batgirl for DC
Annie Wu, American illustrator and comic book artist who drew a run of Hawkeye for Marvel
Janelle Asselin, former editor of DC comics
Kevin Wada, illustrator
Fresh Romance, the anthology which includes Arielle’s comic, “School Spirit”
Percy Jackson and the Olympians by Rick Riordan
The Heroes of Olympus by RIck Riordan
Elizabeth Bewley, literary agent at Sterling Lord Literistic, Inc.
Waking Sleeping Beauty (documentary)
Janet Sung, illustrator, designer, colorist
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