Here is a selection of recent press, from television and radio shows to magazine and newspaper interviews and online articles. TELEVISION MSNBC 28TH JULY 2011 THE DYLAN RATIGAN SHOW Grant discusses the Supergods book and 'how superheroes can teach others to become better people'. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/43934375#43934375 RADIO 89.3 KPCC 28th JULY 2011 AirTalk: Hosted by Larry Mantle Comic book writer Grant Morrison on 'Supergods,' his history & philosophy of superheroes http://www.scpr.org/programs/airtalk/2011/07/28/20061/grant-morrisson/ NEWSPAPER & MAGAZINE - INTERVIEWS AND ARTICLES
ISSUE 1138, Cover Date 1st September 2011
The Psychedelic Superhero by Brian Hiatt, Profile piece and portrait in print edition with additional articles online including a Best of and a web exclusive outtakes piece.
ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY 26th July 2011 In the print edition with an expanded conversation piece online Comic Book Heroes: A conversation between Neil Gaiman and Grant Morrison by Keith Staskiewicz http://shelf-life.ew.com/2011/07/26/neil-gaiman-grant-morrison-talk/ FINANCIAL TIMES 15th JULY 2011 Hero worship by Tim Martin Knockabout fun or antidote to human powerlessness in an age of technology? Two narratives consider the changing face of superhero comics http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/f598e770-ad57-11e0-a24e-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1TkXdGVeH THE GUARDIAN 23rd JULY 2011 Grant Morrison: my Supergods from the age of the superhero From frying God's brain to escorting Thatcher from office, the Scots writer chooses his favourite superhero moments http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2011/jul/23/grant-morrison-supergods-superheroes 21st July 2011 Supergods: Our World in the Age of the Superhero by Grant Morrison – reviewThis history of US comics by a pivotal writer in the genre is big on ideas, ambition and length, writes Jonathan Ross http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2011/jul/21/supergods-grant-morrison-review-jonathan-ross?INTCMP=SRCH LA WEEKLY 28th JULY 2011 Grant Morrison's Supergods: Comic Book Writer Chats About Why We Need Superheroes by Casey Burchby http://blogs.laweekly.com/stylecouncil/2011/07/grant_morrison_supergods_comic.php THE LIST 21st JUNE 2011 Supergods - Grant Morrison interview Grant Morrison describes his journey to become one of the world’s leading comics writers http://www.list.co.uk/article/35132-supergods-grant-morrison-interview/ THE METRO 12th JULY 2011 60 Second Interview: Superman writer Grant Morrison: I taught Robbie Williams magic Comics writer Grant Morrison speaks to Metro about experimenting with voodoo, being visited by aliens and teaching magic to Take That's Robbie Williams. http://www.metro.co.uk/lifestyle/869082-superman-writer-grant-morrison-i-taught-robbie-williams-magic THE NEW STATESMAN 7th JULY 2011 "Superman is a socialist superhero" by Helen Lewis-Hasteley The graphic novelist Grant Morrison on the evolution of secular gods, his love of happy endings . . . and the problem with Watchmen. http://www.newstatesman.com/blogs/helen-lewis-hasteley/2011/07/superheroes-superman-graphic NEW YORK MAGAZINE 21st July 2011 Grant Morrison on His Supergods, Reinventing Superman, and His Problem With X-Men http://nymag.com/daily/entertainment/2011/07/grant_morrison.html Supergods included on the Approval Matrix for w/c 1st August 2011. http://nymag.com/arts/all/approvalmatrix/approval-matrix-2011-8-1/ PUBLISHER’S WEEKLY 9th MAY 2011 Starred review and Book of the Week for Supergods. http://www.publishersweekly.com/978-1-4000-6912-5 THE SCOTSMAN/SCOTLAND ON SUNDAY 26th JULY 2011 Interview: Grant Morrison, comic book writer by Peter Ross http://living.scotsman.com/interviews/Interview-Grant-Morrison-comic-book.6806801.jp 24TH JULY 2011 Book review: Supergods: Our World in the Age of the Superhero By Martin Gray Grant Morrison's comic book odyssey is a triumph, in several dimensions http://news.scotsman.com/entertainment/Book-review--Supergods-Our.6806027.jp USA TODAY 21st JULY 2011 Comic-Con showcases average heroes by Brian Truitt http://www.usatoday.com/life/movies/news/2011-07-19-comic-con-preview_n.htm 20th JULY 2011 Grant Morrison chronicles 'Supergods' of comics by Brian Truitt http://www.usatoday.com/life/comics/2011-07-20-Grant-Morrison-teaches-the-history-of-superheroes-in-Supergods_n.htm 18th JULY 2011 Superman flying solo in DC Comics relaunch by Brian Truitt http://www.usatoday.com/life/comics/2011-07-18-superman-a-bachelor-in-comics-relaunch_n.htm ONLINE PRESS CNN 26th JULY 2011 What’s next for Superman? http://whatsnext.blogs.cnn.com/2011/07/26/whats-next-for-superman/ LA WEEKLY 29th JULY 2011 Grant Morrison and Gerard Way Cure our San Diego Comic-Con Withdrawals at Meltdown Comics By Liz Ohanesian http://blogs.laweekly.com/stylecouncil/2011/07/grant_morrison_gerard_way_melt.php And accompanying photos http://www.laweekly.com/slideshow/grant-morrison-and-gerard-way-meltdown-comics-33892144/ MAXIM18th JULY 2011 Comic Book Superstars: Grant Morrison by Savas Abadsidis http://www.maxim.com/amg/HUMOR/Articles/Comic+Book+Superstars:+Grant+Morrison MTV GEEK 27th JULY 2011 SDCC 2011: Grant Morrison On 'Action Comics' http://www.mtv.com/videos/misc/670541/sdcc-2011-grant-morrison-on-action-comics.jhtml Talks 'Batman: Leviathan' http://www.mtv.com/videos/misc/670542/sdcc-2011-grant-morrison-talks-batman-leviathan.jhtml#id=1668043 Is Provoking Fans http://www.mtv.com/videos/misc/670543/sdcc-2011-grant-morrison-is-provoking-fans.jhtml#id=1668043 Grant Morrison's 'Supergods' http://www.mtv.com/videos/misc/670544/sdcc-2011-grant-morrisons-supergods.jhtml#id=1668043 Explains 'Multiversity' http://www.mtv.com/videos/misc/670545/sdcc-2011-grant-morrison-explains-mutliveristy.jhtml#id=1668043 WIRED 27th JULY 2011 Grant Morrison's Theory on the Modern Superhero Comic book legend, Grant Morrison, stopped by the Wired Cafe at this year's Comic-Con to discuss (at length) his theorys on the modern superhero and what the future may hold for DC Comics. http://www.wired.com/video/culture/culture/194079288001
19th JULY 2011 In Supergods, Grant Morrison Probes Superhero Myths By Scott Thill http://www.wired.com/underwire/2011/07/grant-morrison-supergods/