American publisher and co-editor of “EC Comics”.
Presided over what became an artistically influential and historically important line of mature-audience comics.
In 1954, William Gaines testified before the Senate Subcommittee on Juvenile Delinquency to defend his work against accusations of promoting inappropriate content to youth.
William Gaines - Wikipedia
“Alien invasions and corrupt cops! The history of EC Comics – in pictures” – The Guardian (2020)
“Celebrating The Mad Vision Of William M. Gaines” – Comics Alliance (2016)
“The Horror” – The New Yorker (2008)