An Audience with the Legendary Comic Book Writer, Stan Lee

Tue, July 3rd, 2007 at 12:00am PDT

Comic Books
CBR News Team, Editor

Official Press Release

Delve into the mind of a great master and find out how some of the

world's most famous comic book characters were created. Peoples Archive presents the video life story of the legendary American comic book

writer, Stan Lee.

Stan Lee is the one of the most charismatic and famous figures in the

comic book world, the father of the likes of Spiderman, the Fantastic

Four, X-Men and Daredevil, most of whom have now made it to the big


Peoples Archive could therefore not the chance to film Stan Lee

reminiscing about the creation of the now infamous Marvel Comics

Empire, as well as speaking in depth and at length about his career.

With over 3 hours of footage, this is a rare opportunity to hear him

discuss his personal life and work, as well as listen to him sharing

his opinions on the evolution of comic books and the future of the

characters he created.

The footage has been broken down into 42 stories, all titled and

presented chronologically. They are accompanied by word accurate

transcripts and additional resources including: a complete

bibliography, biography as well as links to relevant websites.

Stan Lee's life story is available to view free on the Peoples Archive

website and can also be purchased on DVD-ROM. Peoples Archive currently

presents 38 life stories, totalling over 200 hours of video divided

into 4557 segments. The Archive is grouped into seven sections: Arts,

Literature, Masters, Medicine, Politics and Science. Future additions

to the Archive include the writer Doris Lessing and the team of

Architects Venturi-Scott Brown.

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