MA, April 21, 2003
April 21, 2003 -- The Harvey Awards Committee is pleased to announce
the nominees for the 2003 HARVEY AWARDS, recognizing outstanding
achievements in the comics industry field during the past year.
2003 Harvey Awards Nominees Announced
complete list of categories and nominees can be found on the Harvey
Awards web site, http://harveyawards.org/awards.html.
after the late cartooning genius Harvey Kurtzman and founded in
1988, the Harveys are one of the industry's oldest and most respected
awards. The nominee list (based on comics-related publications
shipping during the calendar year 2002) has been compiled by tallying
nominating votes from ballots mailed to over 2,000 industry writers,
artists, editors, and other professionals involved in the creative
aspects of the comics industry.
of the 2003 Harvey Awards will be selected by a second ballot
sent to comics' creative community. The Harveys are the only industry
awards where both the nominees and winners are selected by the
entire body of comic book professionals. Final Ballots will be
mailed soon to the same professionals who received nominating
creators who are not receiving ballots should contact Harvey Awards
Administrator Paul McSpadden by e-mail at email@example.com
or by writing: Harvey Awards c/o McSpadden, 605 West Arapaho,
Richardson TX 75080.
year's winners will be announced through the comics media and
all winners will receive their respective physical awards by mail.
For the first time since 1988, the Harveys will not be presented
at a banquet ceremony. The formal ceremony will be resumed in
2004 will details to follow in a separate press release.
Harvey Awards Committee is Dave Bissel, Anthony Bozzi,
Denis Kitchen (chairman), Nellie Kurtzman, Paul
McSpadden (administrator), Jamie Riehle (web site),
Todd Scott and Jim Titus.
General Information, contact Denis Kitchen: phone
(413) 259-1627, fax (413) 259-1812 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org;
or write to: Harvey Awards, P.O. Box 329, Northampton MA 01061-0329.
and past Harvey Award winners and additional information about
the awards can be found at our official web site: http://www.harveyawards.org
Award" is a trademark owned by Harvey Kurtzman's widow, Adele
Kurtzman, and is used with permission.