Damian Alexander is a cartoonist & storyteller born and raised in (and around) Boston. His forthcoming graphic novel OTHER BOYS will be published by First Second in 2021.

Damian loves the arts, especially animated films, cartoons, comics, and children’s books. He is a 2018 graduate of the Simmons College MFA program in Writing for Children, as well as a 2017 John Locher Memorial Award winner and a 2016 Lambda Literary Fellow. His essays, comics, and articles can be found on Narratively, The NibThe Washington PostTeen Vogue, and others.

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Damian is represented by Elizabeth Bennett of Transatlantic Agency.
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Damian has worked with Huffington Post, Tumblr, The Nib, First Second, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group, Into, The Washington Post, Teen Vogue, Narratively, Pacific Standard, and others.