Ulises Farinas is a writer, artist, and publisher of comics. He currently writes Judge Dredd (IDW), Oort (Stela), and Cloudia & Rex (Buno). His art can be found in Star Wars: Where’s the Wookiee? (Egmont) as well as in monthly magazines such as Wired and Entertainment Weekly.
His credits also include: Marvel, Dark Horse, Vertigo, Image, BOOM! Studios, IDW, Wired Magazine, Complex, INC. Magazine, Zupi Magazine, the New York Times, Threadless Select, Faesthetic, and MunkyKing. His work has also been featured numerous times on Comics Alliance, Io9, Project Rooftop, The Daily What, The Comics Reporter, and SuperPunch.
How does the artist know what to draw? Writers such as Mairghread Scott, Erick Frietas and Ulises Farinas wrote a script. Learn the building blocks of comics writing, including what makes comic writing different from prose writing, different methods of scripting, and how to transition from panel to panel.
The history of the comic industry shows that it adapts to change–sometimes just in the nick of time. Join James Robinson, Ibrahim Moustafa, Jay Edidin, Ulises Farinas, Jean Munson, and moderator Pj Perez for a spirited discussion of how increased diversity in comics and pop culture is the path to a better future for everybody.