Douglas Wolk

Author of "Reading Comics: How Graphic Novels Work and What They Mean"

Douglas Wolk is the author of Reading Comics: How Graphic Novels
Work and What They Mean
(Da Capo, 2007) and Live at the Apollo (Continuum, 2004). He has written about comic books and pop music for The New York Times, the Washington Post, Rolling Stone, Blender, The Believer, Print, Spin, the Village Voice, World Art,, and elsewhere; he's also a contributing editor at Publishers Weekly Comics Week and a contributing writer at A graduate of Harvard University, Wolk was a
National Arts Journalism Program Fellow at Columbia University in
2002-2003. He lives in Portland, Oregon, runs the tiny record label
Dark Beloved Cloud, and has a blog at

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