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    Harvey Kurtzman
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Bio:
Founding editor of the comic book Mad for EC Comics. Editor of EC's Frontline Combat and Two-Fisted Tales. Kurtzman was equally well known for the long-running Little Annie Fanny stories in Playboy (1962-88), parodying the very attitudes that Playboy promoted. The New York Times states that Kurtzman was "one of the most important figures in postwar America.", due to his influence on a generation of kids, writers and illustrators.



Date of Birth: October 3, 1924
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York
Date of death: February 21,1993



Favorite Creators:
Harvey Kurtzman is a favorite creator of 12 users


Awards:
  • 1988 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards - Nominee - Hall of Fame
  • 1989 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards - Winner - Hall of Fame
  • 2006 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards - Winner - Bill Finger Excellence in Comic Writing




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Writer:
Bastei Comic Edition (1990)
The Best of EC: Artist's Edition (2013)
Captain America Comics (1941)
Cindy Comics (1947)
Comedy Comics (1948)
Comic Book Artist (2003)
The Comics Journal Library (2002)
Corpse On The Imjin and Other Stories (2012)
Crazy Magazine (1973)
Crime SuspenStories (1950)
Crime SuspenStories (1992)
EC Archives: Frontline Combat (2009)
EC Sampler - Free Comic Book Day (2008)
Following Cerebus (2004)
Foul Play! The Art and Artists of the Notorious 1950s E.C. Comics! (2005)
Frontline Combat (1951)
Gespenster-Geschichten-Extra (1993)
The Golden Collection of Klassic Krazy Kool Kids Komics (2010)
Goodman Beaver (1984)
The Grasshopper and the Ant (2001)
Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book (1986)
Harvey Kurtzman's Strange Adventures (1990)
The Haunt of Fear (1950)
Jack Davis' EC Stories: Artist's Edition (2013)
Jeanie Comics (1947)
Joker Comics (1942)
Kurtzman Komix (1976)
MAD (1952)
The MAD Archives (2002)
MAD Classics (2005)
MAD Presents Batman (2012)
MAD Reprint Paperback Books (1954)
MAD XL (2000)
MAD: Artist's Edition (2012)
Millie the Model (1945)
Mona (1999)
The New Two-Fisted Tales (1993)
The New Two-Fisted Tales (1994)
Official True Crime Cases (1947)
Patsy Walker (1945)
Pizzazz (1977)
Playboy (1955)
Playboy's Little Annie Fanny (2000)
Ray Bradbury Comics (1993)
Rusty Comics (1947)
A Smithsonian Book of Comic-Book Comics (1981)
The Someday Funnies (2011)
Spirit Jam (1998)
Tales From The Crypt (1990)
Tales of Terror!: The E.C. Companion (2000)
Tessie the Typist (1944)
Three Dimensional EC Classics (1954)
The Toon Treasury of Classic Children's Comics (2009)
Twist (1987)
Two-Fisted Tales (1950)
Two-Fisted Tales (1992)
The Warren Companion (2001)
Weird Fantasy (1951)
Weird Science (1992)
Will Eisner's Quarterly (1983)
Will Eisner's Shop Talk (2001)
Witzend (1966)
Wonder Wart-Hog, Captain Crud & Other Super Stuff (1967)

Penciller:
The Art of Harvey Kurtzman (2009)
Bastei Comic Edition (1990)
The Best of EC: Artist's Edition (2013)
The Best of Ray Bradbury: The Graphic Novel (2003)
Captain America Comics (1941)
Cindy Comics (1947)
Comedy Comics (1948)
Comic Art (2002)
Comic Book Artist (2003)
Comics Buyer's Guide Presents The Greatest Comic Book Covers of AllTime! (2012)
The Comics Journal Library (2002)
Corpse On The Imjin and Other Stories (2012)
Crazy Magazine (1973)
Crime SuspenStories (1950)
Crime SuspenStories (1992)
The Crypt of Terror (1950)
EC Sampler - Free Comic Book Day (2008)
Foul Play! The Art and Artists of the Notorious 1950s E.C. Comics! (2005)
Frontline Combat (1951)
Georgie Comics (1949)
The Golden Collection of Klassic Krazy Kool Kids Komics (2010)
Golden-Age Men of Mystery (1996)
The Grasshopper and the Ant (2001)
Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book (1986)
Harvey Kurtzman's Strange Adventures (1990)
The Haunt of Fear (1950)
Hedy De Vine Comics (1947)
Jeanie Comics (1947)
Joker Comics (1942)
Junior Miss (1947)
Kid Movie Komics (1946)
Kurtzman Komix (1976)
Lana (1948)
Lawbreakers Always Lose! (1948)
MAD (1952)
The MAD Archives (2002)
MAD Art (2002)
MAD Special (1970)
MAD XL (2000)
MAD: Artist's Edition (2012)
Masters of American Comics (2005)
Millie the Model (1945)
Mona (1999)
My Friend Irma (1950)
Nellie The Nurse (1945)
The New Two-Fisted Tales (1993)
The New Two-Fisted Tales (1994)
Official True Crime Cases (1947)
Oscar Comics (1947)
Patsy Walker (1945)
Phantastische Geschichten (1986)
Pizzazz (1977)
Playboy's Little Annie Fanny (2000)
Ray Bradbury Comics (1993)
Rusty and Her Family (1949)
Rusty Comics (1947)
A Smithsonian Book of Comic-Book Comics (1981)
The Someday Funnies (2011)
Spirit Jam (1998)
Super Rabbit (1944)
Tales From The Crypt (1950)
Tales From The Crypt (1990)
Tales From the Crypt (1992)
Tales of Terror!: The E.C. Companion (2000)
Teen Comics (1947)
Teen-Aged Dope Slaves and Reform School Girls (1989)
Tessie the Typist (1944)
The Toon Treasury of Classic Children's Comics (2009)
Two-Fisted Tales (1992)
The Vault of Horror (1950)
The Vault of Horror (1992)
Venus (1948)
The Warren Companion (2001)
Weird Fantasy (1951)
Weird Fantasy (1992)
Weird Science (1950)
Weird Science (1990)
Weird Science (1992)
Will Eisner's Shop Talk (2001)
Witzend (1966)
Yellow Dog (1968)

Inker:
The Art of Harvey Kurtzman (2009)
Bastei Comic Edition (1990)
The Best of EC: Artist's Edition (2013)
The Best of Ray Bradbury: The Graphic Novel (2003)
Captain America Comics (1941)
Cindy Comics (1947)
Comedy Comics (1948)
Corpse On The Imjin and Other Stories (2012)
Crazy Magazine (1973)
Crime SuspenStories (1950)
Crime SuspenStories (1992)
The Crypt of Terror (1950)
Foul Play! The Art and Artists of the Notorious 1950s E.C. Comics! (2005)
Georgie Comics (1949)
The Golden Collection of Klassic Krazy Kool Kids Komics (2010)
The Grasshopper and the Ant (2001)
Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book (1986)
Harvey Kurtzman's Strange Adventures (1990)
The Haunt of Fear (1950)
Hedy De Vine Comics (1947)
Jeanie Comics (1947)
Joker Comics (1942)
Junior Miss (1947)
Kid Movie Komics (1946)
Kurtzman Komix (1976)
Lana (1948)
Lawbreakers Always Lose! (1948)
MAD (1952)
The MAD Archives (2002)
MAD: Artist's Edition (2012)
Millie the Model (1945)
Mona (1999)
My Friend Irma (1950)
Nellie The Nurse (1945)
The New Two-Fisted Tales (1993)
Official True Crime Cases (1947)
Oscar Comics (1947)
Patsy Walker (1945)
Phantastische Geschichten (1986)
Pizzazz (1977)
Ray Bradbury Comics (1993)
Rusty and Her Family (1949)
Rusty Comics (1947)
The Someday Funnies (2011)
Spirit Jam (1998)
Super Rabbit (1944)
Tales From The Crypt (1990)
Tales From the Crypt (1992)
Teen Comics (1947)
Teen-Aged Dope Slaves and Reform School Girls (1989)
Tessie the Typist (1944)
Two-Fisted Tales (1992)
The Vault of Horror (1992)
Venus (1948)
Weird Fantasy (1951)
Weird Fantasy (1992)
Weird Science (1990)
Weird Science (1992)
Witzend (1966)

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Cover Artist:
The Art of Harvey Kurtzman (2009)
Bijou Funnies (1968)
Comic Art (2002)
Comic Book Marketplace (1991)
The Comics Journal Library (2002)
The Comics Journal (1977)
Corpse On The Imjin and Other Stories (2012)
EC Archives: Two-Fisted Tales (2007)
Frontline Combat (1951)
Frontline Combat (1995)
The Grasshopper and the Ant (2001)
Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book (1986)
Hero Illustrated Special Edition (1993)
Kings in Disguise (1988)
Kitchen Sink Press: The First 25 Years (1994)
Kurtzman Komix (1976)
MAD (1952)
The MAD Archives (2002)
MAD Reprint Paperback Books (1954)
MAD Super Special (1973)
MAD: Artist's Edition (2012)
The Mammoth Book of Best War Comics (2007)
Millennium Edition:... (2000)
The New Two-Fisted Tales (1993)
The New Two-Fisted Tales (1994)
Playboy (1955)
Snarf (1972)
Super-Mystery Comics (1942)
Three Dimensional EC Classics (1954)
Two-Fisted Tales (1950)
Two-Fisted Tales (1992)



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