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Joel Christian Gill

Joel Gill
Title: 
Associate Professor
Department: 
Office: 
Tower 616
Education: 
2004 - MFA, Painting, Boston University; 2001 - BA, Fine Arts, Roanoke College
Professional Experience: 

Clients

  • NBC
  • The Boston Globe 
  • The Nib
  • The People’s United Party of Belize
  • Huffington Post
  • NPR

Publications

  • Fights: A Graphic Memoir, Lion Forge, Oni Press
  • Fast Enough: Bessie Stringfield’s First Ride, Lion Forge
  • Strange Fruit Volume II : More UncelebratedNarratives from Black History, Fulcrum Publishing
  • Bessie Stringfield: Tales of The Talented Tenth, no.2, Fulcrum Publishing
  • Bass Reeves: Tales of The Talented Tenth, no. 1, Fulcrum Publishing
  • Strange Fruit: Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History , Foreword by Henry Louis Gates Jr., Fulcrum Publishing

Awards

  • East Coast Black Age of Comic Convention, 2015 Glyph Comics Awards, Best Male Character -  Bass Reeves: Tales of The Talented Tenth, no. 1
    YALSA, 2019 Great Graphic Novels for Teens - Strange Fruit, Vol. II: More Uncelebrated Narratives form Black History
  • YALSA, 2018 Great Graphic Novels for Teens - Bessie Stringfield: Tales of The Talented Tenth, no.2
  • Bronze for Graphic Album, PubWest 2019 Book Design Awards - Strange Fruit, Vol. II: More Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History

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