BUSIEK, KURT
 Source (some data)
  KURT BUSIEK; updated June, 2000
 Name and vital stats
  BUSIEK, KURT DAVID [1960- ] (writer; editor; business)
 Pen names
  DAVID KIRK; NICHOLAS WALCEK; CORDWAINER FURY
 Education
  B.A. (English literature) Syracuse University
 Family in arts
  Relative: Ann Busiek
  Relative: Mike Busiek
 Influences
  Edward Eager; Archie Goodwin; Milt Caniff; Jack Kirby
  Steve Englehart; Leonard Starr; Walter Tevis; William Goldman
 Member
  CAPA-alpha '84-86
  Comic Book Profesionals Association: president '93-94
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Agent: 1986-88 Scott Meredith Literary Agency> 86 87 88
  Writer: 1992 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Magazine> 92
  Writer: Novels: Spider-Man: Goblin Moon [written with Nathan Archer]
  Writer: Short stories: Anthologies: Newer York; Hotter Blood
 Additional biography
  Play Magazine #28 May, 1998
 Honors
  Comics Buyer's Guide Award Favorite Comic Book 1997/98> 97 98
  Comics Buyer's Guide Award Favorite Reprint Graphic Album 1997> 97
  Comics Buyer's Guide Award Favorite Writer 1998/99> 98 99
  Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum's Don Thompson Award Best Achievement by a Writer 1995/96/97> 95 96 97
  Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum's Don Thompson Award Favorite Individual Comic-Book Creator 1998> 98
  Eisner Award Best Continuing Series and Best Single Issue 1997> 97
  Eisner Award Best Continuing Series, Best Serialized Story and Best Single Issue 1998> 98
  Eisner Award Best Finite Series 1994> 94
  Eisner Award Best New Series 1996> 96
  Eisner Award Best Writer 1999> 99
  Harvey Award Best Graphic Album (previously released work) 1997> 97
  Harvey Award Best New Series and Best Single Issue 1996> 96
  Harvey Award Best Writer and Best Continuing or Limited Series 1998> 98
  Rec.arts.comics Squiddy Award Writer (or part of Creative Team) 1995/96/97/98/99> 95 96 97 98 99
 Comics in other media
  AVENGERS (wr/) in Wizard
  JELL-O MAN & WOBBLY (wr/) 1991 in Real Ghost Busters Magazine> 91
  THUNDERBOLTS #0 (wr/) in Wizard
  Various features (wr/) 1991 in Real Ghost Busters Magazine> 91
  Various features (wr/) in Jell-O Man #1
  Various features (wr/) in Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Magazine #1
  YOUNG INDIANA JONES (wr/) 1992 in Young Indiana Jones Chronicles> 92
 WCG COMICS
  Text (wr/) 1996> 96
 Co-creator; Writer
  THE LIBERY PROJECT; OPEN SPACE
 CLAYPOOL COMICS
  ELVIRA (wr/) 1993-97> 93 94 95 96 97
  PHANTOM OF FEAR CITY~ (wr/) 1993-94> 93 94
  TIBERIUS FOX (wr/) 1993-94 in PHANTOM OF FEAR CITY> 93 94
  TIBERIUS FOX~ (wr/) 1993-84> 93 84
 KITCHEN SINK PRESS
  SPIRIT: THE NEW ADVENTURES #4 [short story] (wr/)
  Text (wr/) 1997> 97
 M GRAPHICS
  OPEN SPACE (wr/) 1989> 89
 WARP GRAPHICS
  ELFQUEST: NEW BLOOD SUMMER SPECIAL~ (wr/) 1995> 95
 ACCLAIM COMICS
  NINJAK (plot/) 1997-98> 97 98
 AMALGAM COMICS (DC & MARVEL jointly)
  IRON LANTERN (wr/) 1997> 97
  IRON LANTERN~ (wr/) 1997> 97
 DARK HORSE COMICS
  CREEPY: THE LIMITED SERIES~ (wr/) 1992> 92
  JOHNNY DEMON (wr/) 1994> 94
  Text (wr/) 1992> 92
 DC COMICS
  ARSENAL (wr/) 1994> 94
  GREEN LANTERN (wr/) 1985> 85
  GREEN LANTERN CORPS (wr/) 1981/83/85/87> 81 83 85 87
  JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA (wr/) 1984-85> 84 85
  KURT BUSIEK'S ASTRO CITY~ (ed/wr/) 1999- [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 99
  LEGEND OF WONDER WOMAN (wr/) 1986> 86
  RED TORNADO (wr/) 1985> 85
  SEA DEVILS (wr/) 1997 Tangent characters> 97
  SHOWCASE '94~ (wr/) 1994> 94
  SUPERMAN (wr/) 1996> 96
  SUPERMAN AND BATMAN (wr/) 1984> 84
  VALOR~ (wr/) 1994> 94
  WONDER WOMAN (wr/) 1984/86> 84 86
  WORLD'S FINEST (wr/) 1984> 84
 DISNEY PRODUCTIONS
  MICKEY MOUSE (wr/) 1991> 91
 ECLIPSE ENTERPRISES
  Backup feature (wr/) 1984 in ZOT!> 84
  LIBERTY PROJECT (wr/) 1987-88> 87 88
  LIBERTY PROJECT, THE (wr/) 1987-88> 87 88
  MAGIC SHOP, THE (wr/) 1984> 84
  MERCHANTS OF DEATH~ (wr/) 1988> 88
  MIRACLEMAN (wr/) 1992> 92
  MIRACLEMAN~ (wr/) 1992 graphic album> 92
  TOTAL ECLIPSE (wr/) 1988> 88
  ZOT! (wr/) 1985 in THE MAGIC SHOP> 85
 HARRIS PUBLICATIONS
  Backup feature (wr/) 1991-92 in VAMPIRELLA> 91 92
  CREEPY FEAR BOOK~ (wr/) 1993> 93
  VAMPIRELLA (wr/) 1991-94> 91 92 93 94
 IMAGE COMICS
  ASTRO CITY (wr/) 1995-97 [Imprints: JUKEBOX and HOMAGE]> 95 96 97
  KURT BUSIEK'S ASTRO CITY (wr/) 1996 with Wizard magazine [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 96
  KURT BUSIEK'S ASTRO CITY 3-D~ (ed/wr/) 1996 [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 96
  KURT BUSIEK'S ASTRO CITY: CONFESSION~ (wr/) 1997 graphic album [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 97
  KURT BUSIEK'S ASTRO CITY: FAMILY ALBUM~ (wr/) 1998 graphic album [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 98
  KURT BUSIEK'S ASTRO CITY: LIFE IN THE BIG CITY~ (wr/) 1996 graphic album [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 96
  KURT BUSIEK'S ASTRO CITY~ (ed/wr/) 1995-98 [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 95 96 97 98
  NEW SHADOWHAWK (wr/) 1995-96> 95 96
  REGULATORS, THE (wr/) 1995> 95
  SAMARITAN / ASTRO CITY (ed/wr/) 1995 [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 95
  SHADOWHAWK (wr/) 1993/95 [Imprint: SHADOWLINE INK]> 93 95
  SILVER AGENT / ASTRO CITY (ed/wr/) 1995 [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 95
  SUPERSTAR (wr/) 2000
  Text (wr/) 1994 in YOUNGBLOOD STRIKEFILE #8> 94
  VELOCITY (wr/) 1995-96> 95 96
  WIZARD PRESENTS: KURT BUSIEK'S ASTRO CITY~ (wr/) 1996 [Imprint: HOMAGE]> 96
  WIZARD'S TALE, THE (wr/) 1997> 97
 MALIBU COMICS
  ELVEN (wr/) 1994 [Imprint: ULTRAVERSE]> 94
  Filler (wr/pen/) in ULTRAVERSE PREMIERE #4,6,7
  LADY KILLER (wr/) 1994> 94
  ULTRAVERSE PREMIERE~ (wr/) 1994 [Imprint: ULTRAVERSE]> 94
 MARVEL COMICS
  AMAZING FANTASY~ (wr/) 1996 #16-18> 96
  AVENGERS (wr/) 1990/98-99> 90 98 99
  Backup feature (wr/) 1994 in MARVEL HOLIDAY SPECIAL> 94
  CAPTAIN AMERICA AND CITIZEN V (wr/) 1998> 98
  DARKMAN (wr/) 1993> 93
  HUMAN TORCH (wr/) 1994> 94
  IRON MAN (wr/) 1998-99> 98 99
  IRON MAN AND CAPTAIN AMERICA (plot/) 1998> 98
  LUKE CAGE AND IRON FIST (wr/) 1983-84> 83 84
  MAGNETO (wr/) 1993> 93
  MARVEL AGE ANNUAL~ (wr/) 1985> 85
  MARVEL HEROES~ (wr/) 1994> 94
  MARVEL YEAR-IN-REVIEW 1992~ (wr/) 1992 humor> 92
  MARVELS~ (wr/) 1994 Marvel super-heroes> 94
  NIGHT THRASHER (wr/) 1994-95> 94 95
  OPEN SPACE~ (wr/) 1990 short comics story in #1> 90
  PETER PORKER, THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-HAM (wr/) c1985> 85
  PUNISHER, THE (wr/) 1991> 91
  SPIDER-MAN (wr/) 1991/94-98> 91 94 95 96 97 98
  SPIDER-MAN AND THUNDERBOLTS (wr/) 1997> 97
  SPIDER-MAN AND X-FACTOR (wr/) 1994> 94
  STRANGE TALES~ (wr/) 1994> 94
  Support (asst ed/) 1983 freelance> 83
  Support (sales mgr/) 1988-90> 88 89 90
  TALES OF THE MARVEL UNIVERSE (wr/) 1997> 97
  THING, DR. STRANGE, NICK FURY, WYATT WINGFOOT AND HUMAN TORCH (wr/) 1995> 95
  THUNDERBOLTS (wr/) 1997-99> 97 98 99
  WHAT IF MAGNETO . . . ? (wr/) 1993> 93
  WHAT IF MARY JANE . . . ? (wr/) 1994> 94
  WHAT IF PROFESSOR X . . . ? (wr/) 1990> 90
  WHAT IF PUNISHER . . . ? (wr/) 1991> 91
  WHAT IF VENOM . . . ? (wr/) 1992> 92
  WHAT IF VENOM AND PUNISHER . . . ? (wr/) 1992> 92
  WHAT IF X-MEN . . . ? (wr/) 1991/93> 91 93
  WHAT THE--?!~ (wr/) 1988/90/92> 88 90 92
  WOLVERINE (wr/) 1994> 94
  X-MEN (wr/) 1990-91/93-94> 90 91 93 94
 MILESTONE PRESS
  ICON (wr/) 1994> 94
  STATIC (wr/) 1994> 94
 TOPPS COMICS
  Backup feature (wr/) 1993 in SATAN'S SIX> 93
  Filler (wr/) 1993 in TOPPS COMICS PRESENTS #0> 93
  KIRBYVERSE (wr/) 1994> 94
  SILVER STAR (wr/) 1993> 93
  TEENAGENTS (wr/) 1993> 93
  Text (wr/) 1994 in VICTORY> 94
  VICTORY~ (wr/) 1994> 94
 WILDSTORM PRODUCTIONS
  SPARTAN (wr/) 1995 [through IMAGE]> 95