Comic Book Historians

CBH Podcast 54: Paul Levitz: DC Comics Fan, Writer, Editor, Publisher & President Part 1

December 02, 2019 Season 1 Episode 54
Comic Book Historians
CBH Podcast 54: Paul Levitz: DC Comics Fan, Writer, Editor, Publisher & President Part 1
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CBH Podcast 54: Paul Levitz: DC Comics Fan, Writer, Editor, Publisher & President Part 1
Dec 02, 2019 Season 1 Episode 54
Comic Book Historians
Alex Grand and Jim Thompson interview Paul Levitz, former President and Publisher of DC Comics, who started in the Fanzines in 1971, assistant to Joe Orlando, Carmine Infantino as Publisher, and Freelance writer, to full time Editor and writer in 1976, working on All Star Comics with Wally Wood, Stalker with Steve Ditko, and promotion to upper management, Vice President in the 1980s with a lengthy run on the Legion of Superheroes and co-creating many characters like Huntress. Images used in artwork ©Their Respective Copyright holders, CBH Podcast ©Comic Book Historians. Thumbnail Artwork ©Comic Book Historians. Support us at https://www.patreon.com/comicbookhistorians
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Alex Grand and Jim Thompson interview Paul Levitz (currently writing his Visitor run for Valiant).  Paul is former President and Publisher of DC Comics, who started in the Fanzines in 1971, assistant to Joe Orlando, working under Carmine Infantino then Jenette Kahn as Publisher, and Freelance writer, to full time Editor and writer in 1976, working on All Star Comics with Wally Wood, Stalker with Steve Ditko, and promotion to upper management, Vice President in the 1980s with a lengthy run on the Legion of Superheroes and co-creating many characters like Huntress. Images used in artwork ©Their Respective Copyright holders, CBH Podcast ©Comic Book Historians. Thumbnail Artwork ©Comic Book Historians. Support us at https://www.patreon.com/comicbookhistorians

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