Beyoncé & Other Real-Life 'Wonder Women' Recognized In DC Graphic Novel


DC Comics is celebrating Beyoncé, Serena Williams, Janelle Monáe, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and 13 other real-life heroes for its upcoming graphic novel “Wonder Women of History.”

The anthology, which goes on sale December 1, will spotlight 17 real-world heroes in the fields of science, social justice activism, politics, sports, and entertainment, according to GamesRadar’s Newsarama.

In addition to spotlighting female heroes, each profile in “Wonder Women of History” is also written and illustrated by women. See the full roster below:

Beyoncé - written by Mikki Kendall and drawn A. D’Amico

Serena Williams - written by Danielle Paige and drawn by Brittney Williams

Ruth Bader Ginsburg - written by Lilah Sturges and drawn by Devaki Neogi

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez - written by Lilliam Rivera and drawn by Anastasia Longoria

Marsha P. Johnson - written by Jadzia Axelrod and drawn by Michaela Washington

Elizabeth Warren - written and drawn by Renae De Liz

Dominique Dawes - written by Danny Lore and drawn by Robyn Smith

Janelle Monáe - written by Vita Ayala and drawn by O’Neill Jones

Rashida Tlaib - written and drawn by Marguerite Dabaie

Teara Fraser - written by Traci Sorell and drawn by Natasha Donovan

Edith Windsor - written by Amanda Deibert and drawn by Cat Staggs

Emma Gonzalez - written by Kami Garcia and drawn by Igzell

Judith Heumann - written by Marieke Nijkamp and drawn by Ashanti Fortson

Ellen Ochoa - written by Cecil Castellucci and drawn by Carina Guevara

Shi Zhengli - written by Emily X.R. Pan and drawn by Wendy Xu

Tig Notaro - written by Sara Farizan and drawn by Nicole Goux

Keiko Agena - written by Sarah Kuhn and drawn by Lynn Yoshii

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