Even in Artists Alley, a nook upstairs where Lewis and other female artists like Mary-Kate MK Reed have set up shop, most booths are occupied by men.
A rope made of bed sheets enabled him to climb down from a window, but he was soon recaptured and sent to Oflag VIB at Warburg.
Theyre hoping to win new customers by showcasing their work and trying to gain a foothold in the comics industry, which since the 1930s has been dominated by men.
This was the New York Comic Con the countrys second-largest industry event.
The earliest recorded usage of the phrase "prisoner of war" dates to 1660.
Belligerents hold prisoners of war in custody for a range of legitimate and illegitimate reasons, such as isolating them from enemy combatants still in the field (releasing and repatriating them in an orderly manner after hostilities), demonstrating military victory, punishing them, prosecuting them for war crimes, exploiting them for their labour, recruiting or even conscripting them as their own combatants, collecting military and political intelligence from them, or indoctrinating them in new political or religious beliefs.