Alex Nall is a cartoonist and teaching artist. His comics series ‘Teaching Comics’ showcases his experiences as a teaching artist in Chicago, Il. His other comic series ‘Aloof’ and ’10 Mini-Comics’ have been self-published periodically since 2014. Alex also publishes the comics created by his elementary students. Alex is a co-organizer for Chicago Zine Fest, is a coordinator at Chicago Publishers Resource Center and works at the Oak Park Public Library, where he recently constructed a full-scale replica of Ernest Hemingway’s boyhood home out of cardboard boxes. He lives in Chicago.