Damian Alexander is a cartoonist & storyteller whose first graphic novel OTHER BOYS is set for publication with First Second in 2021. He loves cartoons, comics, and reading children’s books to his cat.

Damian is a 2018 graduate of the Simmons College MFA program in Writing for Children, 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

You can reach him at, and is represented by Elizabeth Bennett of Transatlantic Agency.