BIO

Damian Alexander is an artist and writer who specializes in cartoons & storytelling.  His first graphic novel, OTHER BOYS, is set for publication with First Second in 2021, and is a continuation of his viral and award winning autobiographical webcomics. 

Damian was born and raised in and around Boston, Massachusetts, and graduated from Simmons College MFA program in Writing for Children. He is also a 2017 John Locher Memorial Award winner and a 2016 Lambda Literary Fellow. He loves cartoons, comic books, and watching animated movies with his cats.

Damian’s comics and essays can be found on Narratively, The NibThe Washington PostTeen Vogue, and others


Damian is represented by Elizabeth Bennett of Transatlantic Agency.


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