“Miranda-Rodriguez’s comic book creation — an Afro-Latina, environmentally powered superhero, La Borinqueña — is a superpowered love letter that basks in the spiritually connective pride that all Puerto Ricans feel toward La Isla del Encanto.”– David Betancourt, The Washington Post
Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez is the writer and creator of the critically acclaimed and best-selling graphic novel La Borinqueña which he self-published under his own studio, Somos Arte. Edgardo's debut as a writer for Marvel’s anthology Guardians of the Galaxy: Tales of the Cosmos has been received with critical acclaim similar to his initial work with Marvel as curator of two exhibitions Santerians: The Art of Joe Quesada and Marvelous Color. This fall he debuted the comic book series Freak, a collaboration with the award winning actor and writer John Leguizamo. He is also co-founder of the publishing company Darryl Makes Comics with his business partner, Darryl DMC McDaniels and this fall released their third graphic novel DMC #3. Via his studio Somos Arte, he has a client roster that includes Marvel, Columbia University, and Atlantic Recordsfor which he designed the cover for The Hamilton Mixtapeand Lin-Manuel Miranda’s benefit single for Puerto Rico Almost Like Praying.