Over the years there have been many attempts to start a comic book creators union or guild. Neal Adams tried one back in the day, and got frustrated and gave it up. Tony Harris recently tweeted about starting one before he got distracted by something bright and shiny. And now Rantz Hoseley, Eisner winning editor of COMIC BOOK TATTOO, is back with more thoughts on a new idea for a guild.
You can read about it below and comment a bit further below. Comics creator guilds have traditionally been scotched by the differing goals of so many in the business and cat herding nature of the business.
What do you all think?
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.