Listen to the Joe Shuster Awards 2019 in Full

Presented at the 10C Shared Space, 4th Floor, 42 Carden St, Guelph, Ontario, the presenters of the 15th Joe Shuster Awards last weekend were Kevin Boyd & Jennifer Haines. And friend of Bleeding Cool, Jamie Colville, was there to record the presentation. And so that you can listen to the event below.

 

Or just go straight to who won what…

Outstanding Artist / Marquant Dessinateur:

Winner:

KARL KERSHL – ISOLA (Image Comics)

Nominated:

DYLAN BURNETT – COSMIC GHOST RIDER (Marvel Comics), Mighty Morphin’
Power Rangers 2018 Annual (Boom! Studios), Reactor (Vault Comics)
EMILY CARROLL – SPEAK: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
MARC DELAFONTAINE – LES NOMBRILS 08: EX, DRAGUE ET ROCK’N’ROLL! (Dupuis)
MIKE FEEHAN – EXIT STAGE LEFT: THE SNAGGLEPUSS CHRONICLES (DC Comics)
SACHA LEFEBVRE – U-MERLIN (Éditions Michel Quintin)
YANICK PAQUETTE – ACTION COMICS, WONDER WOMAN EARTH ONE BOOK TWO (DC
Comics)
DENIS RODIER – ARALE (Dargaud)

Outstanding Writer / Marquant Écrivaine ot Écrivain:

Winner:

CHIP ZDARSKY – MARVEL 2-IN-ONE, PETER PARKER THE SPECTACULAR
SPIDER-MAN (Marvel Comics), THE WICKED + THE DIVINE: THE FUNNIES (Image
Comics)

Nominated:

MARYSE DUBUC, MARC DELAFONTAINE – LES NOMBRILS 08 EX, DRAGUE ET
ROCK’N’ROLL! (Dupuis)
MEREDITH FINCH – XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS (Dynamite Entertainment), ROSE
(Image Comics)
JEAN-FRANCOIS LALIBERTE – U-MERLIN (Éditions Michel)
JEFF LEMIRE – BLACK HAMMER: AGE OF DOOM, BLACK HAMMER: CTHU-LOUISE,
DOCTOR STAR & THE KINGDOM OF LOST TOMORROWS, QUANTUM AGE (Dark Horse),
THE TERRIFICS (DC Comics), DESCENDER, GIDEON FALLS, HIT-GIRL (Image
Comics), THE SENTRY (Marvel Comics), BLOODSHOT: SALVATION (Valiant)
TRISTAN ROULOT – ARALE (Dargaud)
JIM ZUB – DUNGEONS & DRAGONS: EVIL AT BALDUR’S GATE (IDW), WAYWARD
(Image Comics), AVENGERS, THE CHAMPIONS, HUNT FOR WOLVERINE: MYSTERY IN
MADRIPOOR, INFINITY COUNTDOWN: CHAMPIONS (Marvel Comics), RICK & MORTY
VS DUNGEONS & DRAGONS (Oni Press)

Outstanding Cartoonist / Marquant Auteur:

Winner:

EMILY CARROLL – BENEATH THE DEAD OAK TREE (Shortbox)

Nominated:

HO CHE ANDERSON – GODHEAD (Fantagraphics)
SVETLANA CHMAKOVA – CRUSH (Yen Press)
JOHNNIE CHRISTMAS – FIREBUG (Image Comics)
FRANCIS DESHARNAIS – LE PETITE RUSSIE (Éditions Pow Pow)
MICHEL FALARDEAU – L’ESPRIT DU CAMP T.2 (Studio Lounak)
FAITH ERIN HICKS – THE DIVIDED EARTH: NAMELESS CITY VOL. 3 (First
Second)
JEFF LEMIRE – ROYAL CITY (Image Comics)
MIKAEL – GIANT t.2 (Dargaud)

Gene Day Award (Self-Publishers) / Prix Gene Day (Auto-éditeurs):

Winner:

CHRISTIE PITS – JAMIE MICHAELS, DOUG FEDRAU

Nominated:

BEAVER DAMN 2 – A. SHAY HAHN

HAPPILY EVER AFTER – RICKY LIMA, NICOLAS LONDEIX, ANDREW THOMAS
HOCKEY APOCALYPSE SEASON 4: CULT OF HOCKEY – JEFF MARTIN
LES ANIMAUX SE REVOLTANT (RINGO STARR AUSSI) – VAL-BLEU
THE COMPLETE SQUID-GEE OCTOLOGY – KEENAN POLONCSAK

Gene Day Award (Independent Press Anthologies) / Prix Gene Day (Anthologies de presse indépendantes):

Winner:

WAYWARD SISTERS (TO Comix Press)

Nominated:

CAULDRON 1 (Shane Heron)
GOTHIC TALES OF HAUNTED LOVE (Bedside Press)
JEWISH COMICS ANTHOLOGY VOL. 2 (AH Comics)
SWAN SONG (Cloudscape Comics Collective)
TORONTO COMICS: OSGOODE AS GOLD (TO Comix Press)

The Dragon Award (Comics for Kids) / Le Prix Dragon (Bandes Dessinées pour Enfants):

Winner:

Variant Edition (Edmonton, AB)

Nominated:

Alpha Comics (Calgary, AB)
Cape and Cowl Comics (Lower Sackville, NS)
Comic Book Addiction (Whitby, ON)
Comic Hunter (Moncton, NC)
Curious Comics (Victoria, BC)
Cyber City Comics (North York, ON)

A surprise 2nd Harry Kremer Award went to The Dragon (Guelph/Milton, ON)

Canadian Comic Book Creator Hall of Fame / Temple de la renommée Créateur Canadien de Bandes Dessinées:

The winners of the Joe Shuster Awards 2019
Gerhard – photo by Jamie Colville.

Al Hewetson (1946-2004)
Dale Keown (1962-)
Ken Lashley (1967-)
Gerhard (1959-)

The T.M. Maple Award / Prix T.M. Maple: Jennifer Haines

Details about the awards can be found JoeShusterAwards.com

 

About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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