The award-winning writer also describes how she tells the stories of complicated characters!

This week on Women of Marvel, Kelly Thompson sat down with Sana and Judy to get everyone excited about her upcoming WEST COAST AVENGERS series! The Eisner Award-winning writer has been in the Super Hero game for a long time and talked about creating her own versions of her favorite heroes as a kid. Plus: Any writer who knows Super Heroes knows how complicated their stories can be, and Thompson delves into writing for characters who operate in several shades of gray.

You can download the whole episode here!

The Women of Marvel podcast assembles to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

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Shippen talks about fictional podcasting and her own audio series!

Last week’s episode of Women of Marvel welcomed Lauren Shippen, a writer and performer who has been telling stories and creating for various media platforms. Her science fiction audio drama “The Bright Sessions” is part of an emerging form of podcasting-as-storytelling, and in this video, Shippen discusses how she was an early adopter of streaming platforms that have since become mainstream.

You can listen to the full episode featuring Lauren Shippen at the link below. To keep up with Women of Marvel and Marvel’s other podcasts, visit Marvel.com/podcasts!

The Women of Marvel podcast assembles to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

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The writer, actress, and “experimental media darling” cheers on the LGBTQ+ community!

With so many kinds of media to provide a microphone for today’s best talent, it’s no wonder that someone like Lauren Shippen is trying to conquer every platform. The “experimental media darling” (as she was dubbed by her “indulgent friend”) is a writer, actress, podcaster, and more, and she stopped by Women of Marvel to tell hosts Judy Stephens and Sana Amanat all about it! Shippen also discusses her science fiction audio drama “The Bright Sessions” and her love for the Winter Soldier.

Plus: Women of Marvel kicks off Pride Month by celebrating the LGBTQ+ community with Shippen!

You can download the whole episode now: https://soundcloud.com/marvel/lauren-shippen

Download Women of Marvel and all of Marvel’s podcasts at Marvel.com/podcasts and subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts right now!

The Women of Marvel podcast assembles to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

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Jacobs lifts up the women who work behind the scenes and in STEM fields!

Gillian Jacobs is best known for her work on “Community” and “Love,” and while she’s promoting her latest project “Ibiza,” she stopped by the Women of Marvel podcast to discuss her less-famous role: Marvel fan! On this week’s episode, find out what Jacobs loves the most about Squirrel Girl and Moon Girl.

Also included is a great discussion on women who work behind the scenes in entertainment as well as in STEM fields, so download the whole episode right here!

 

See Gillian Jacobs in “Ibiza” on Netflix May 25th, and “Life of the Party” in theaters now!

Download Women of Marvel and all of Marvel’s podcasts at Marvel.com/podcasts and subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts right now!

The Women of Marvel podcast assembles to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

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The author wants more kids to read and has just the Marvel Super Hero book for the job!

Author MacKenzie Cadenhead stopped by the Women of Marvel to talk about a topic near and dear to her heart: getting kids to read and getting them started young! Cadenhead has written several books for young readers, such as Sally’s Bones and her YA novel Sleeper. But for Women in Marvel, she shares her passion for comic books and introduces her latest series, Marvel’s Super Hero Adventures!

Cadenhead also talks about why comics are a great way to get kids reading and shares a great story about how she got Women of Marvel co-host Sana Amanat to keep working in the comics industry. You can download the full episode of Women in Marvel right here!

Download Women of Marvel and all of Marvel’s podcasts at Marvel.com/podcasts and subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts right now!

The Women of Marvel podcast assembles to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

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Learn how to create comics in the latest episode!

Live from last weekend’s C2E2, Judy is joined by Marvel Comics Senior Editor Jen Grünwald as well as comic creators Jen Bartel, Katie Cook, and Rachelle Rosenberg to share how they stay true to their personal styles when creating comics!

Look through the full slideshow from the show below!

The Women of Marvel podcast assemble to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel!

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JoAnn McLaughlin, with 25 years of history, joins the podcast!

Sana and Judy welcome JoAnn McLaughlin, SVP of Global Merchandise and Product Development, to chat her 25+ years of history at Marvel, creating toys over the years, and being a woman in the boardroom.

Listen to the Women of Marvel – Episode 166 now!

Watch Season 2 of Marvel’s Jessica Jones on Netflix now!

Produced by Judy Stephens and Brandon Grugle
Associate Produced by Chloe Wilson
Art by Allyson Wakeman
Music by Karen Kanan Corrêa

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Women of Marvel is coming to c2e2 in Chicago from April 6-8th! Stay tuned for more information!

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The Women of Marvel podcast assemble to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

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Carrie-Anne Moss and Rachael Taylor join the podcast!

The Women of Marvel return this week with more from Marvel’s Jessica Jones, as Judy welcomes Carrie-Anne Moss and Rachael Taylor to discuss their characters, Jeri Hogarth and Trish Walker, relationships with Jessica in Season 2, working on the Netflix sets and a little advice for young fans.

Listen to the Women of Marvel – Episode 165 now!

Watch Season 2 of Marvel’s Jessica Jones on Netflix now!

Produced by Judy Stephens and Brandon Grugle
Associate Produced by Chloe Wilson
Art by Allyson Wakeman
Music by Karen Kanan Corrêa

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Women of Marvel is coming to c2e2 in Chicago from April 6-8th! Stay tuned for more information!

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The Women of Marvel podcast assemble to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every other Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

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Krysten Ritter and Melissa Rosenberg join the podcast!

With Season 2 of Marvel’s Jessica Jones now streaming, Judy welcomes Krysten Ritter and Melissa Rosenberg (Showrunner) to chat about the importance of a female lead, Jessica’s fashion, and giving advice to young fans.

Listen to the Women of Marvel – Episode 164 now!

Produced by Judy Stephens and Brandon Grugle
Associate Produced by Chloe Wilson
Art by Allyson Wakeman
Music by Karen Kanan Corrêa

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Women of Marvel is coming to c2e2 in Chicago from April 6-8th! Stay tuned for more information!

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The Women of Marvel podcast assemble to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Assistant Editor Christina Harrington and Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

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Five years and 100 episodes of fierce women!

To celebrate the 100th episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Judy and Sana welcome back Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Bennet, Elizabeth Henstridge and Natalia Cordova-Buckley to chat about the past five years, their love for their fans, and more!

Listen to the Women of Marvel – Episode 163 now!

Produced by Judy Stephens and Brandon Grugle
Associate Produced by Chloe Wilson
Art by Allyson Wakeman
Music by Karen Kanan Corrêa

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Women of Marvel is coming to c2e2 in Chicago from April 6-8th! Stay tuned for more information!

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The Women of Marvel podcast assemble to chat all things Marvel and more! New episodes will be released every Thursday, co-hosted by Marvel VP, Content and Character Development Sana Amanat, Marvel.com Producer Judy Stephens, along with Assistant Editor Christina Harrington and Talent & Senior Creative Producer Lorraine Cink.

Have feedback or questions? Email us at WomenOf@marvel.com, or tweet your questions and comments to @Marvel with the hashtag #WomenOfMarvel.

 

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