Mark Shainblum - Comiccon d'Ottawa


Mark Shainblum

Captain Canuck


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Mark Shainblum is an award-winning comics and science fiction writer. He co-created the Northguard and Angloman superhero series with Gabriel Morrissette, and has also written Captain Canuck, the comic book adaptations of Michael Moorcock’s Corum novels, and, most recently, Auric: A God in Plastic in collaboration with Dan Day. He has been published by Matrix Comics, First Comics, Renegade Press, Titan Comics, and Great North Comics, among others. He has also dabbled in webcomics.

Mark has written numerous science fiction stories for various magazines and anthologies, and co-edited three anthologies: Arrowdreams: An Anthology of Alternate Canadas, Superhero Universe: Tesseracts Nineteen, and the upcoming Other Covenants: Alternate Histories of the Jewish People, the latter in collaboration with Andrea Lobel.

Mark is a recipient of the Aurora Award for Canadian science fiction, and in 2016 was inducted into the Canadian Comic Book Creator Hall of Fame. He is also a past-president of SF Canada, Canada’s national association of science fiction professionals.