Poison Ivy’s AMY CHU Signing! Saturday 1.30.16

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Poison Ivy’s AMY CHU Signing on 1/30/16!

 

We’re delighted to announce that we’re hosting writer AMY CHU for signing and celebration of her new series, POISON IVY: CYCLE OF LIFE AND DEATH!

*Ask Amy your questions about making or publishing comics!

*First 20 people in line get Comics & Loot goody bags!

*Everybody gets FREE entry to win a Comics & Toys Grab Box!

*Come in your best DC cosplay for an extra surprise!

> Writer, editor, publisher, speaker, moderator, coffee & food enthusiast AMY CHU
brings her poignant, gut-punching style to the verdant vixen.
The six issue series begins on  January 20th, 2016.
> Since 1966 Poison Ivy has appeared in numerous series like Batman, Detective Comics, and Gotham City Sirens, but this will be the first time she will have starred in her own title!
> Poison Ivy is a sexpot as well as a scientist. She can give life yet also take life away.
As Dr. Pamela Isley, she joins the prestigious plant sciences department at Gotham Botanical Gardens, but things quickly get complicated when a fellow scientist is murdered and it looks like the work of Ivy!

We couldn’t be happier for Amy as she shows us sides of Ivy
we’ve never explored before. Come join the party!

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About Amy Chu

Prior to working for major publishers, Amy co-founded her own company, Alpha Girl Comics. Alpha Girl produces “Comics for Everyone” all of which are “Comics with Strong Female Characters, Created by Strong Female Characters.”
Her work appears most recently in DC Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman, Image Comics CBLDF Liberty Annual and the DC Comics/Vertigo anthology CMYK. Amy is a frequent guest and panel speaker at comic cons all over the country.
Amy is a graduate of the Harvard Business School, with a degree in Architectural Design from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a degree in East Asian Studies at Wellesley College.

Works by Amy Chu

IN STORES NOW
X-O Manowar #38 Wedding issue with Clayton Henry
Vertigo Quarterly CMYK with Alitha Martinez
PREVIOUS WORKS
Sensation Comics Wonder Woman with Bernard Chang (#19 digital, #7 print)
• DC Comics/Vertigo Strange Sports Stories #1 with Tana Ford
• Image CBLDF Annual 2014 with Shannon Wheeler
CREATOR OWNED/SELF PUBLISHED
Girls Night Out #1-3
The VIP Room
• “The Date” with Larry Hama (Shattered anthology, New Press.) In the Library of Congress SPX collection
NONPROFIT
• “The Story of the Chin Family” – New York Historical Society
• “The Precious Scroll of Incense Mountain” Baltimore Museum of Art Asian Art Gallery
• “A Visit to MOCA” The Museum of Chinese in Americas

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New DC miniseries bring back old favorites

NYCC: Amy Chu in Artists Alley

NYCC 2015: Amy Chu and Clay Mann Talk POISON IVY (video)

 

twitter: @AmyChu

amychu.com

Alpha Girl Comics

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POISON IVY CYCLE OF LIFE AND DEATH #1 (OF 6) 1/20/2016
DC COMICS
(W) Amy Chu (A/CA) Clay Mann
Life. Death. Poison Ivy has power over both. But can she keep her friends and hold down a regular job at the same time? As Dr. Pamela Isley, she joins the prestigious plant sciences department at Gotham Botanical Gardens, but things quickly get complicated when a fellow scientist is murdered and it looks like the work of Ivy. Don’t miss the start of this new 6-issue miniseries!

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