CRUSE, HOWARD
 Source (some data)
  HOWARD CRUSE
 Name and vital stats
  CRUSE, HOWARD [1944- ] (writer; artist; editor)
 Pen names
  CRUISE, HOWARD
 Education
  B.A., Birmingham Southern College [Alabama]
  Famous Artists Cartooning Course
 Influences
  Charles Schulz; Aline Kominsky; Crockett Johnson; Walt Kelly
  John Stanley; Al Capp; Robert Crumb; Dr. Seuss
 Member
  Cartoonists Guild, executive committee '72-73
  National Cartoonists Society
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Art Director: 1977-78 Future Life> 77 78
  Art Director: Starlog [8 months]
  Artist: 1971 Jack & Jill> 71
  Artist: Advertising: 1975-83 Birmingham Trust National Bank, South Central Bell> 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83
  Artist: Magazines: 1963-82 American Health; Bananas; Fangora; Export; Future Life; and Crawdaddy> 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82
  Artist: Magazines: 1983 Game> 83
  Artist: Magazines: 1983 Starlog> 83
  Artist: Magazines: American Photographer
  Artist: Paperbacks: 1982 Video Invaders> 82
  Artist: Paperbacks: 1983 How to Succeed in Sports without Really Playing> 83
  Artist: Paperbacks: 1983 Starlog's Fantastic 3-D Book> 83
  Designer: Greeting cards: 1981 Rockshots> 81
 Performing Arts
  Actor: Stage: Atlanta Children's Theatre 1973> 73
  Director & Writer: 1963-77> 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77
  Director & Writer: Stage: [non-professional] Academic Theatre [Atlanta]
  Director & Writer: Stage: [non-professional] Birmingham Southern College
  Director & Writer: Stage: [non-professional] New York Theatre Ensemble
  Director & Writer: Stage: [non-professional] Penn State University
  Director & Writer: Stage: [non-professional] WBIQ-TV in Birmingham
  Puppeteer: Sgt. Jack Show: WBMG-TV, Burmingham [also did voice] 1970-73> 70 71 72 73
  Songwriter: Lyricist: Song for Indian Springs Glee Club 1976> 76
 Additional biography
  Comics Journal #111 Sep., 1986
 Honors
  1st Award Scholastic Magazine Playwriting 1960> 60
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1989> 89
  Shubert Playwriting Fellowship 1968> 68
 Comics in other media
  CHRISTOPHER STREET (wr/pen/ink/) in Playboy
  COUNT FANGOR (wr/pen/ink/) 1980-81 in Fangoria> 80 81
  Gag cartoons (wr/pen/ink/) 1972-93 for Advocate; Game Partner; Swank; Eros; Writer's Digest; The New Yorker> 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 91 92 93
  Gag cartoons (wr/pen/ink/) 1999 for Harpoon> 99
  HOMOEROTICISM BLUES (wr/pen/ink/) 1990 in Artform International> 90
  SANTA'S FINAL DAYS (wr/pen/ink/) 1984 in Village Voice> 84
  TOPS AND BUTTON (wr/pen/ink/) 1970-72 daily in Birmingham Post-Herald> 70 71 72
  Various features (pen/ink/) 1977 in the Journal of Popular Culture> 77
  Various features (wr/pen/ink/) 1984 in Starlog> 84
  Various features (wr/pen/ink/) c1984 in Bananas> 84
  WENDEL (wr/pen/ink/) 1982-89 in the Advocate> 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89
 ANGRY ISIS PRESS
  CHOICES~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1990 for California N.O.W.> 90
  Support (let/) 1990> 90
 BOB ROSS PRODUCTIONS
  GAY COMIX~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1985/91> 85 91
 GAY COMICS
  WENDEL ON THE REBOUND~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1989 graphic album reprint> 89
  WENDEL~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1986 graphic album reprint> 86
 PLUME COMICS
  GAY COMICS~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1984 graphic album reprint> 84
 STRAY CAT STUDIOS
  INSTANT COMIX N' DRAWINGS~ (pen/ink/) 1977 mini> 77
 Creator
  BAREFOOTZ; BIG MARVY; WENDEL
 Promotional comics
  BAZOOKA JOE (pen/ink/) for Topps Trading Cards
 FANTACO PUBLICATIONS
  ALIEN ENCOUNTERS~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1981 graphic album> 81
 FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS
  ANYTHING GOES!~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1987> 87
  BEST COMICS OF THE DECADE, THE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1990 graphic album reprint> 90
  EARLY BAREFOOTZ~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1990 graphic album reprint> 90
 KITCHEN SINK PRESS
  BAREFOOTZ FUNNIES~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1975-76/79/86> 75 76 79 86
  BIZARRE SEX~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1973/75/76/80> 73 75 76 80
  COMIX BOOK~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1976> 76
  COMIX BOOK~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1976/81-84> 76 81 82 83 84
  COMMIES FROM MARS~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1973> 73
  DOPE COMIX~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1978-79> 78 79
  GAY COMIX~ (ed/pen/ink/) 1980-81> 80 81
  GAY COMIX~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1981-84> 81 82 83 84
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1992> 92
  SNARF~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1973-74/76-78/81/87/89> 73 74 76 77 78 81 87 89
  SPIRIT JAM, THE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1981> 81
 LAST GASP
  STRIP AIDS USA~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1988 [for Shant, a hospice]> 88
 MAD LOVE GRAPHICS (U.K.)
  AARGH!~ (wr/pen/ink/let/) 1988> 88
 PRINT MINT
  YELLOW DOG~ (pen/ink/) 1973> 73
 Fan & trade zines
  Comics Journal (contrib/) #87, 1983> 83
  Comics Scene (wr/) 1981-82 column: Loose Cruse> 81 82
 DC COMICS
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1995> 95
 ECLIPSE ENTERPRISES
  ECLIPSE THE MAGAZINE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  ECLIPSE, THE MAGAZINE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  Filler (wr/pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  Support (let/) 1981> 81
 FEATURE COMICS
  SICK~ (wr/pen/ink/)
 HEAVY METAL
  HEAVY METAL MAGAZINE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1980/83-84> 80 83 84
 MAC MILLAN PUBLISHING
  NEW COMICS ANTHOLOGY, THE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1991 graphic album from France [Imprint: COLLIERS BOOKS]> 91
 MAJOR MAGAZINES
  CRACKED~ (wr/pen/ink/)
 MARVEL COMICS
  COMIX BOOK~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1974-75 [with KITCHEN SINK]> 74 75
  CRAZY~ (wr/pen/ink/) mid-1970s> 74 75 76
 MIRAGE STUDIOS
  TABOO ESPECIAL~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1992> 92
 ROSS PERIODICALS
  HARPOON~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1999> 99
 ST. MARTIN'S PRESS
  DANCIN' NEKKID WITH ANGELS~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1987 graphic album reprint with hardcover by KITCHEN SINK> 87