Luke J. Howard
Luke Howard is an Ignatz Nominated cartoonist who works and lives in Vermont. He was fathered by a fighter jet and mothered by a warm pile of laundry. He received his MFA in comics from the Center for Cartoon Studies, where he now teaches. His comic, All Coons Look Alike To Me: The Life of Earnest Hogan, Father of Ragtime, was named a ‘notable comic’ in the Best American Comics series in 2013. Luke was nominated for an Ignatz Award for ‘Promising New Talent’ for his mini-comic Trevor in 2014. His first book, Talk Dirty To Me (AdHouse Books 2016) has been well received among critics including Broken Frontier, The Comics Journal, and Slate Magazine. His latest work, Our Mother, is out now from Retrofit Comics/Big Planet comics.