It Ain't Me Babe #1

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  • First comic book produced entirely by women
  • 36-page one-shot by various female cartoonists who were frustrated by the misogyny that was a cornerstone of the adult-themed underground comics
  • Prolific and enduring publisher, Last Gasp purchased the rights to the issue for $1,000
  • 20,000 copies of the first print run were sold and an additional 20,000 split between the second and third printings
  • The title, 'It Ain't Me Babe' is a snub to the Johnny Cash song of the same name due to its lyrical content
  • The success of this issue led to a follow-up, all-female liberation project called Wimmen's Comix Collective
  • First comic book produced entirely by women
  • 36-page one-shot by various female cartoonists who were frustrated by the misogyny that was a cornerstone of the adult-themed underground comics
  • Prolific and enduring publisher, Last Gasp purchased the rights to the issue for $1,000
  • 20,000 copies of the first print run were sold and an additional 20,000 split between the second and third printings
  • The title, 'It Ain't Me Babe' is a snub to the Johnny Cash song of the same name due to its lyrical content
  • The success of this issue led to a follow-up, all-female liberation project called Wimmen's Comix Collective

Issue Details

Publisher Last Gasp
Artist Trina Robbins
Writer Various Writers
Published July 1970