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Non-Male Cartoonists of Color
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Aatmaja Pandya LGBTQ Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist
Died N/A
Indian American Indie, Webcomic, Fantasy, Slice-of-Life Twitter Travelogue; Baker's Dozen; The Bell Blues
New York, NY
Female

Abby Pollak Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Abby Soto Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Artist, Creator, Art Director Image N/A
Died N/A
Hispanic Fantasy Twitter N/A Coming Full Circe, Princess Lucinda, Witch Girls Adventures
Location N/A
Female

Adriana Ferguson LGBTQ Born 1985 Website Writer, Penciler, Cartoonist, Creator
Died N/A
Costa Rican webcomic Twitter Minor Acts of Heroism; S.T.O.P.
U.S.
Female

Afua Richardson Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Aileen S. Balucanag Born 1979 Website
Website (2)
Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipina Webcomic, Strips, Action, Comedy, Horror Twitter :EPOCH Files; Double Scoop; Engkanto (Ghost Tales); The Quiet Reader (Fearsome Fables)
Location N/A
Female

Ajuan Mance LGBTQ Born 1966 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Cartoonist
Died N/A
African American Indie Twitter Gender Studies (1, 2, 3)
Oakland, CA
Female

Alexandra Beguez Born 1984 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Cuban American Indie, Fantasy, Surreal, Mythological, Humor Twitter Alien Raver in Slumberland (Locust Moon Press); He Who Is Upon His Mountain (Ink Brick Press, Carboncito); The Harvest (Locust Moon Press); Alien Raver in Forbidden Fruit (Locust Moon Press); La Secuela (Carboncito); Melancholia (Three-Armed Squid); Spring (Three-Armed Squid); Narwhal (self-published); Pulpo (self-published); Alien Raver in Quilt (self-published)
Location N/A
Female

Alexandra Salas Born 1974 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin American Slice of Life Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Alice Meichi Li LGBTQ Born 1984 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Illustrator, Cover Artist
Died N/A
Asian American Pop-Surrealism Twitter Mega Man (Archie Comics, 2013); Elephantmen (Image Comics, 2011); Once Upon a Time Machine (Dark Horse Comics, 2012); Secret Identities, (The New Press, 2012); Reading With Pictures (2010, 2014)
Location N/A
Female

Alitha Martinez Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Alti Firmansyah Born N/A Website Artist
Died N/A
Indonesian Mainstream Twitter N/A Star Lord and Kitty Pryde; TomorrowLand
Jakarta, Indonesia
Female

Amanda Nunes Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Amy Chu Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Chinese American Mainstream Twitter Poison Ivy; Sensation Comics Wonder Woman; Vertigo Quarterly; Vertio Strange Sports Stories
Location N/A
Female

Amy Hwang Born 1978 Website Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Gag Cartoons Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

An Nguyen (Saicoink) Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Ana Moreno Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died 2015
Asian American, Filipino Manga Twitter N/A Marine Corps Yumi
Location N/A
Female

Andréa Bell Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Indie, Manga Twitter Passion Project, Dream Caught
D.C
Female

Andrea Tsurumi Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Half-Japanese Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Angie Wang Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter The Teacup Tree; Girl Apocalypse
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Anissa Espinosa LGBTQ Born 1984 Website Writer, Artist
Died N/A
Half-Mexican, Half Puerto-Rican Indie Twitter Bee and Puppycat #1 Cover F, #3-4; Bravest Warriors #20 Cover D; Cast No Shadow (First Second Books); Barricade (Beyond Anthology)
Location N/A
Female

  Born N/A Website N/A Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Gender N/A

April Malig Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

April y Kasulis Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Ariel Chan Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer, Animator, Artist
Died N/A
Asian American (Chinese) Slice of life, Fantasy, Manga, Autobio, Webcomic, All ages Twitter Little Monkii's Comic Adventure; Anchored; Summer's Love Letter; Wild Seedlings; Sparrow's Dragon: A Prelude
Lemont, IL
Female

Ariel Ries LGBTQ Born 1994 Website
Website (2)
Creator
Died N/A
Indonesian-Australian Web Twitter Witchy
Location N/A
Female

Arielle Jovellanos Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipina-American Indie, Romance Twitter Fresh Romance
Location N/A
Female

Arigon Starr Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Native American (Kickapoo Tribe) Genre(s) N/A Twitter Super Indian; Super Indian vol.2
Location N/A
Female

Ashanti Fortson LGBTQ Born 1997 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Cartoonist
Died N/A
Mexican-American, Multiracial Webcomic, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Indie Twitter Galanthus; Homeward (Tabula Idem anthology); A Normal Life (Dirty Diamonds #7 anthology); Lawbreaker
Baltimore, MD
Non-binary

Ashley Woods Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Audra Ann Furuichi Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator, Artist, Writer
Died N/A
Japanese-American webcomic, newspaper comic, manga Twitter nemu*nemu; Blue Hawaii; Culture SHOCK!
Honolulu, HI
Female

Aurora Garcia Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Manga Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Autumn Crossman-Serb LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Writer, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Metis-Arab Canadian indie Twitter Creation; Harvest; Con Spirito
Location N/A
Female

Aya Kakeda Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Barakah Iqbal (rockogirl) Born 1998 Website
Website (2)
creator, cartoonist
Died N/A
Pakistani, Native American, Black webcomic Twitter Emo Twins
New Brunswick, NJ
Female

Barbara Brandon-Croft Born 1958 Website Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Strip Twitter N/A Where I'm Coming From
Location N/A
Female

Bekky Shin (Sunmi) LGBTQ Born 1995 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, Cartoonist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Korean American Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
nonbinary

Beldan Sezen LGBTQ Born 1967 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Writer, Artist
Died N/A
Turkish-German Indie Twitter Zakkum; #GeziPark; Sulla Mia Pelle; Snapshots of a Girl; To Separate the Body from the Machine
Location N/A
Female

Beli LGBTQ Born 1988 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Colorist Image N/A
Died N/A
Hispanic/Latino indie Twitter Planet Western, 4x4 2, 4x4 3, Tous Les Temps
Mexico City
non binary

Belle Yang Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Taiwanese American Indie Twitter N/A Forget Sorrow
Location N/A
Female

Bernyce Talley Born N/A Website N/A Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Nubian Queen
Location N/A
Female

Breena Nuñez Peralta Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Brenda Chi Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Cartoonist, Inker, Penciler
Died N/A
Chinese/Vietnamese American Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Los Angeles
Female

Bri Rudd Born 1984 Website Writer, Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Indie, Webcomics Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Bridget Comeau LGBTQ Born 1991 Website Creator, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Thai-American Mini, Fantasy, Wordless, Kids Twitter Theda's Journey/Travels; Awesome Possum Anthology (contributor); Earthbound Party (contributor)
White River Junction, VT
Female

C. Spike Trotman Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Calyn Rich (Dr. Calyn) Born 1993 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Indie Twitter Dill comics
Location N/A
Female

Caroline Saddul Born N/A Website N/A Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

carolita johnson Born 1965 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Writer, Illustrator Image N/A
Died N/A
Half-Ecuadorian Single Panel Comics Twitter Eau de Pepperspray; Because Sperm Isn't Loud Enough
Location N/A
Female

Carta Monir LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist
Died N/A
Half-Persian Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Ann Arbor
Female

Cassandra Freire Born 1986 Website
Website (2)
Artist, creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Mixed (Puerto Rican, white) Webcomic Twitter Catnip Circle
Location N/A
Female

Cathy Ann Thomas Born N/A Website N/A Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Cathy Camper Born 1956 Website
Website (2)
Writer, creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Half Arab American Mainstream, Kids Twitter Lowriders in Space
Location N/A
Female

Chanel Wilkins Born 1992 Website Illustrator/Zine Maker
Died N/A
African American and Hispanic Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Dallas, TX
Female

Christina Poag LGBTQ Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Mexican American and Brazilian Indie Twitter Gardenia; Social Hangover
Location N/A
Female

Christina Stewart (Steenz) LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator Image N/A
Died N/A
African-American Indie, Mystery, Shoujo Twitter Archival Quality
Location N/A
Female

Christina Strain Born 1981 Website
Website (2)
Colorist, Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Mainstream Twitter N/A Runaways; The Fox Sister (webcomic)
Location N/A
Female

Christina Tran Born 1984 Website Writer, Artist, Cartoonist
Died N/A
Asian American Indie, Autobio, Personal, Political, Essay Twitter Comics Titles N/A
San Francisco, CA
Female

Christine Norrie Born N/A Website Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Mainstream Twitter Cheat; Spy Kids; Hopeless Savages; Queen & Country; Breaking Up
Location N/A
Female

Claire Aednat LGBTQ Born 1988 Website Co-writer, artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Mixed race (Native American and Australian of Irish descent) Science Fiction Webcomic Twitter N/A Across the Multiverse
Victoria, Brisitish Columbia, Canada
Non-binary/genderfluid

Connie Sun Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian-American Indie; Webcomic Twitter Connie to the Wonnie; Lessons from an Old Maid
New York, NY
Female

Cristy C. Road LGBTQ Born N/A Website Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Cuban American Indie Twitter N/A Spit and Passion; Bad Habits A Love Story; Distance Makes My Heart Grow Sick; Indestructible; Greenzine
Location N/A
Female

Crystal Gonzales Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Crystal Rivera Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Puerto Rican Indie, Mainstream, Pop Twitter As Famous as God; Rocket Number Nine
Location N/A
Female

Cynthia Cheng Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Illustrator
Died N/A
Taiwanese American Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Baltimore, MD
Female

d Marie Licea LGBTQ Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Cuban-Venezuelan/American Webcomic, Indie Twitter Phoenix Flair
Texas
Female

D.B. Elsa Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Writer, artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Hispanic anthology, indie, autobiographical, horror, romantic Twitter N/A Bay Area Comic Anthology
Berkeley, CA
Female

D.K. Upshaw Born 1959 Website
Website (2)
Creator
Died N/A
African American Topical Humor Twitter Our Follies
East Chicago, IN
Female

Dana Wulfekotte Born 1983 Website
Website (2)
Creator/Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American webcomic, humor, indie Twitter Lead Paint Comics
Location N/A
Female

Dani LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Comic artist
Died N/A
Native American, Spanish, Irish mix Drama, Slice of Life Twitter Void:A Guide to a Healthy Relationship
Arizona
Non-binary

Dani Dixon Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Mainstream Twitter N/A Tumble Creek Press
Location N/A
Female

Dawn Wing (D.Wing) Born 1983 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist
Died N/A
Chinese American Indie Twitter N/A "What You Left Behind"
New York, NY
Female

Deanna Rose Echanique (Dechanique) LGBTQ Born 1984 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Artist, Inker Image N/A
Died N/A
Ecuadorian Manga-style indie comics Twitter La Macchina Bellica Vol 1 (self-published, 2009); La Macchina Bellica Volume 2 (self-published, 2014); Kindling (self-published, 2013); Yes and No (Smut Peddler - Iron Circus Comics, 2012)
Location N/A
Female

Deb Aoki Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese American Manga Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Debbie Huey Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter N/A Bumperboy
Location N/A
Female

Dee Goggans LGBTQ Born 1995 Website Illustrator, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Native American Indie Twitter NB
Location N/A
Non-Binary

Delia Gable LGBTQ Born N/A Website Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
interracial Indie Twitter Dash; Eating Vampires; A Ninja Named Stan
Tacoma, WA
Female

Delicia Williams Born 1979 Website
Website (2)
Penciler Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Indie, Minis, Horror Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Dennise Rodriguez (Nissie) Born 1988 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator/Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Puerto Rican manga, webcomic Twitter Thief Catcher RingTail; Dragon Princess
Location N/A
Female

Der-shing Helmer LGBTQ Born 1984 Website
Website (2)
Creator
Died N/A
Mixed Webcomic, Educational, Science, Science Fantasy Twitter The Meek; Mare Internum
Mountain View, California
Female

Diana Fernandez Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Manga Twitter N/A Studio Kosen
Location N/A
Female

Diana Huh Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Web comic Twitter Lonely Vincent
Los Angeles
Gender N/A

DiAngele Augustus (DiAn Dviation) LGBTQ Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
Creator and Artist
Died N/A
African American Paranormal Webcomic Twitter Indigo: Sisters
Tucson, AZ
Gender Queer

Donna Almendrala Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipino American Genre(s) N/A Twitter Chimps in Space
Oakland, CA
Female

Ebony Flowers Born 1981 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Denver, CO
Female

Edwina Owens Elliott Born before 1970 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Writer, Illustrator
Died N/A
African-American Webcomic Twitter WINONA, INC.
Atlanta, GA
Female

Elena Diaz Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin American Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Elisha Lim LGBTQ Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Chinese Canadian Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Elizabeth Watasin LGBTQ Born 1967 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Writer, Penciler, Inker, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Thai American Indie Twitter Charm School: Magical Witch Girl Bunny (SLG)
Location N/A
Female

Eloisa Aquino LGBTQ Born 1970 Website Writer, Creator, Cartoonist
Died N/A
Brazilian Canadian Indie Zines Twitter N/A Series The Life and Times of Butch Dykes
Montreal, Canada
Female

Emil Ferris LGBTQ Born 1962 Website Writer, Artist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Hispanic, Middle Eastern, German, Irish, Native American Genre(s) N/A Twitter My Favorite Thing is Monsters
Chicago
Detective

Erica Henderson Born 1986 Website
Website (2)
Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Mixed Race/Half Chinese Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Erika Alexander Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Erika Lopez Born N/A Website N/A Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin American Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Lap Dancing for Mommy: Tender Stories of Disgust; Blame and Inspiration (Seal Press)
Location N/A
Female

Fay Ryu Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Feyuca Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Webcomic Twitter Two Cent Slice
Location N/A
Female

Fiona Staples Born N/A Website Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Half Chinese Mainstream, indie, sci-fi, fantasy, horror Twitter North 40; DV8: Gods and Monsters; T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents; Saga
Location N/A
Female

Gabrielle Gamboa Born N/A Website Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin American Indie Twitter Miss Lonelyhearts
Location N/A
Female

Gibbs Sisters Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Gina Wynbrandt Born 1990 Website Cartoonist
Died N/A
Mixed/Puerto Rican/Mexican Indie, Autobio Twitter Someone Please Have Sex With Me; Big Pussy
Chicago, IL
Female

Gisele Jobateh LGBTQ Born 1988 Website
Website (2)
Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
African Canadian Webcomic Twitter Star Trip
Location N/A
Female

graceofaeons Born 1992 Website Cartoonist, Illustrator, Comic Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Black British Webcomic, Graphic Novel, Fan Art Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Gurleen Rai Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
writer, artist
Died N/A
Punjabi (South Asian) Webcomic Twitter Rosie Comic
New Orleans, Louisiana
Female

Heather Chen Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Hellen Jo Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Korean American Indie Twitter Jin & Jam; Blister
Location N/A
Female

Higu Rose LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Black Indie Twitter White Boy Thirst; Brat; SULK; STEW
Location N/A
Agender

Hyein Lee Born 1980 Website
Website (2)
Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian Canadian Indie Twitter Three Girls
Location N/A
Female

J.N. Monk LGBTQ Born 1986 Website Writer, Editor, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Black American Indie, Webcomic, Sci-fi/Fantasy, Superhero Twitter Disruption; StarHammer
Location N/A
non-binary/agender

Jackie Ormes (Jackie Zelda Ormes) Born 1911 Website Creator Image N/A
Died 1985
African American Strips Twitter N/A Torchy Brown; Jatty-Jo 'n' Ginger; Candy
Location N/A
Female

Jackie Lo Born 1988 Website
Website (2)
Comic Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American horror, comedy, romance, slice of life, action, informative, and much more Twitter Void Anthology 2; The Barber; Starlight Lass; Detergent
Location N/A
Female

Jacklyn Hy Kim Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Jade Feng Lee LGBTQ Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist
Died N/A
Asian American Indie, Webcomic, Food comics, Autobio, Fantasy, Slice-of-Life Twitter Dumpling Heart; Half-Moon Heroes; Lacrimancer
Rockville, MD
Female

Jane Mai Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Janice Chiang Born 1955 Website Letterer, Colorist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Mainstream Twitter N/A Conan the Barbarian; Alpha Flight; Transformers; Visionaries; Rom
Location N/A
Female

Jasmine Pinales Born 1988 Website Indie creator, cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Genre(s) N/A Twitter 100 Days Journal Comic; Hubris of Youth; "Adult"
Virginia, US
Female

Jax Nguyen LGBTQ Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Vietnamese American Webcomic Twitter Not Quite There
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Jayd Aït-Kaci (Chira) LGBTQ Born 1987 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Venezuelan-Berber Webcomic, Fantasy, Indie Twitter Sfeer Theory Issue 1 (2012); Sfeer Theory Issue 2 (2013); That Which Wills (2013)
Location N/A
Female

Jayla D Patton LGBTQ Born N/A Website
Website (2)
comic artist/writer, illustrator, teaching artist,
Died N/A
African American indie Twitter sick 1-3; flight; fungus queen; science woman
pittsburgh pa
Female

Jem Yoshioka LGBTQ Born 1986 Website
Website (2)
Catroonist
Died N/A
Japanese New Zealander Webcomic Twitter Sunshine, Concrete, Folding Kimono, My Father's Face, Visits, Baby Nerd
New Zealand
Female

Jen Lee Born 1986 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Webcomic Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Jen Wang Born N/A Website Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Chinese American Indie Twitter Koko Be Good; In Real Life; The White Snake; Open House; Shamisen
Location N/A
Female

Jennifer Camper LGBTQ Born N/A Website Cartoonist, Comics Editor Image N/A
Died N/A
Mongrel Arab-White Fiction, Humor, Indie Twitter N/A Juicy Mother 2 (Manic D Press, 2007); Juicy Mother 1 (Soft Skull Press, 2005); subGURLZ (Cleis Press, 1999); Rude Girls and Dangerous Women (Laugh Lines Press, 1994)
Location N/A
Female

Jennifer Crute Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Indie/web Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Jennifer de Guzman Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Jennifer Doyle (theyoungdoyler) LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Colorist Image N/A
Died N/A
Indonesian American Webcomic Twitter Knights-Errant: Pavane; Travesty
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Jennifer Hernandez Born 1983 Website Penciler Image N/A
Died N/A
Puerto Rican Mainstream Twitter Sonic the Hedgehog; Sonic Universe (Archie Comic Publications, 2013-)
Location N/A
Female

Jenny Gonzalez-Blitz LGBTQ Born 1972 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Cuban + Irish Indie, Webcomic, Political Twitter Platform Edge; Living In La-La Land; World War 3 Illustrated; Occupy Comics, House of 12
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Jenny Lin LGBTQ Born 1976 Website Writer, Creator, Cartoonist
Died N/A
Taiwanese Canadian Memoir, Horror Twitter N/A Skinny Leg, The Queers
Montreal, Canada
Female

Jessica Kholinne Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Colorist
Died N/A
Chinese Indonesian Mainstream, Indie Twitter The Princess Who Saved Herself; Star-Lord and Kitty Pryde; Code Monkey Save World; Mind The Gap; X-treme X-Men
Jakarta, Indonesia
Female

Jillian Tamaki Born N/A Website Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese American Indie Twitter This One Summer; SuperMutant Magic Academy; Skim
Location N/A
Female

Joamette Gil LGBTQ Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Afro-Cuban Urban Fantasy, Slice of Life, Autobiographical Twitter Margarite & Leopold; Yesterday; clearQuartz
Location N/A
Twospirit

Joni Kittaka LGBTQ Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese American Indie Twitter How You Like Your Eggs, Carleton Graphic
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Juliana Xavier Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
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Brazilian Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Julie Man Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Manga Twitter N/A Love Love Hill
Location N/A
Female

Julie Marie Fiveash LGBTQ Born 1991 Website Writer and Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Half-Navajo, Mexican American, and White Indie, Self-Published, Webcomic Twitter N/A Follow; Angry Beautiful Women; Interning at the Fine Art Museums of San Francisco
Location N/A
Female

June Kim LGBTQ Born 1976 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
South Korean Manga, webcomic Twitter 12 days, Sporks!
Brooklyn NY
Female

Junko Mizuno Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

K.F. Golden LGBTQ Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Creator, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Genderqueer

K.L. Ricks Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
African-American + Afro-Bermudian / Irish-American Indie Twitter Familiar, Country Darkness
Location N/A
Female

K.M. Mosley Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Artist/Creator
Died N/A
African-American Webcomic, Indie Twitter Strange Journey
Greenwood, Mississippi
Female

Ka Yan Cheung LGBTQ Born 1984 Website Creator, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie, memoir, oral history, political Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

KaiJu LGBTQ Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creators
Died N/A
American, Chinese Canadian Webcomics, Manga, Historical, Romance, Drama Twitter The Ring of Saturn; Mahou Josei Chimaka; Inhabitant of Another Planet; Novae
Denver, CO
Female

Kara Yoon Frame Born 1967 Website Creator, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Caucasian (Scottish-German)/Korean Indie Twitter Chollima Speed
Location N/A
Female

Karen Luk Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Karen Luk Born 1977 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Creator, Cartoonist, Illustrator Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter Steampunk ABC, Paper Dragon Press, 2013 (self-published name); Couscous Collective anthologies: Kitties, Feast, Spirits, 2012-2014, Couscous Collective; Encounters, Paper Dragon Press, 2011
Location N/A
Female

Karissa Sakumoto Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Happiness Comix
Location N/A
Female

Kat Fajardo LGBTQ Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist
Died N/A
Latin American (Honduran/Colombian) Indie Twitter Gringa!, Superstitions, ¡Bandida! Comics
New York, NY
Female

Kate Gavino Born 1988 Website Artist
Died N/A
Asian American Mainstream Twitter Last Night's Reading
Brooklyn, NY
Female

Katharine Ball (Katbus) Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Haitian/White Indie Twitter N/A Life of A Cartoonist at Age 12, Young Pups of Bonelyn
Location N/A
Female

Kathy MacLeod Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Bangkok Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Kawai Shen Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian Canadian Indie, Erotic, Feminist, Postcolonial Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Kayla E. LGBTQ Born 1989 Website Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Half-Hispanic Indie Twitter N/A Canteen Kayla; Bringing Up Kayla; Kayla Sees America; Lil' Kayla
Location N/A
Female

Kei Acedera Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Khari Jackson LGBTQ Born 1993 Website N/A Cartoonist, Creator, Inker, Artist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Black (with a capital B!) Indie, Strips, Webcomic, Social Justice, Abolitionist, Political, Radical, QTPOC centered Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Tulsa, Oklahoma and Providence, Rhode Island
Genderqueer

Kiana Caines (Yankee Artist) Born 1999 Website N/A Penciler, Inker, Cartoonist, Animator Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Kiara Williams Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Pencilier, Inker, Creator
Died N/A
African American Webcomic, Manga Twitter The Electric Rose
Columbia, SC
Female

Kim Hoang Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Manga Twitter N/A Love Love Hill
Location N/A
Female

Knaishia Grover LGBTQ Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Creator
Died N/A
Black Webcomic, Fantasy, Romance Twitter Blessings
Long Island, NY
Non-Binary Femme

Kord I. Fierro LGBTQ Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Chicano Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Kou Chen LGBTQ Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Taiwanese American Slice of Life, Manga, Webcomics, Fantasy Twitter Boy, I Love You (co-editor, contributor); Crow's Blood
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Kris Barz LGBTQ Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
creator, writer, artist
Died N/A
Brazilian strips, webcomic, comedy, slice of life Twitter N/A Out & About
Fort Collins, CO
Non binary

Kris Mukai Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Brooklyn, NY
Female

Kristen Van Dam LGBTQ Born 1982 Website Writer, Inker, Letterer, Cartoonist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Puerto Rican, Native American webcomic Twitter N/A Minor Acts of Heroism; S.T.O.P.
U.S.
Female

Krystle Wong Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Malaysian-born Chinese Indie Twitter Grand Mal
Location N/A
Female

L.M. Silva Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipina Webcomic, Strips, Action, Comedy, Horror Twitter :EPOCH Files; Double Scoop; Engkanto (Ghost Tales); The Quiet Reader (Fearsome Fables);
Location N/A
Female

Lark Pien Born N/A Website Artist, Writer, Colorist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter N/A Long Tail Kitty (Blue Apple); American Born Chinese (colorist)
Location N/A
Female

Laura Galbraith Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Black Lobrow Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Laura Lannes Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
White Latina Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Laura Martin Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Laura Molina Born N/A Website N/A Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin American Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Laura Park Born N/A Website Artist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Korean American Indie Twitter Do Not Disturb My Waking Dream; Public Hair.
Location N/A
Female

Laurel Planas (TOFU + BEAST) Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, illustrator Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese-Mexican-Filipino-German-Irish (hapa) Indie/webcomic, sci-fi, action Twitter M-Zero-Oh
Location N/A
Female

Laurianne Uy Born 1984 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipino Chinese Manga, Webcomic, Urban Fantasy, Mystery, Comedy, Drama Twitter Polterguys Vol. 1, 2012
Location N/A
Female

Lea Hernandez Born N/A Website N/A Translator, Colorist Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin American Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A 3x3 Eyes: Summoning of the Beast; Dirty Pair: Book 3; Oh My Goddess! 21; Silent Mobius vol 1-2; What's Michael?
Location N/A
Female

Lea J. Zimmt Born 1988 Website Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipina-American Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Midwestern US
Female

Leah Eburne LGBTQ Born 1984 Website Co-Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Half Nigerian Webcomic Twitter N/A Modus Operandi (2014)
Location N/A
Female

Leen Isabel Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Leigh Luna LGBTQ Born 1993 Website
Website (2)
Writer, artist, Colorist, pencils/inks, letter Image N/A
Died N/A
Hispanic Indie, Children's Book Twitter Truce;Clementine Fox;This Party Really Sucks;Steven Universe
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Lela Lee Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Strips, Indie Twitter Fairy Tales for Angry Little Girls
Location N/A
Female

Leland Goodman Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, Writer, Cartoonist
Died N/A
African American Indie, Webcomic Twitter Basement Dwellers
Queens, NY
Female

Lillian Lee Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Creator, Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Strips Twitter Empty Bamboo Girl
Boston, MA
Female

Lin Hu LGBTQ Born 1996 Website
Website (2)
illustrator, cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Chinese American slice of life, autobiographical Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Baltimore, MD
agender

Liz Mayorga Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Lynda Barry Born N/A Website Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Half Filipino Indie Twitter Modern Romance; What it Is; One Hundred Demons
Location N/A
Female

Maddi Gonzalez Born 1994 Website
Website (2)
Freelance cartoonist
Died N/A
Mexican-American (Xicana) Autobio, Webcomic Twitter I Am Not Sad, I Am Not Sick; Phases
Minneapolis, MN
Female

Madéleine Flores Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Puerto Rican/German Indie Twitter The Girl and the Gorilla; Help Us! Great Warrior; Post-it-Love-Notes
Location N/A
Female

Madeline Zuluaga Born 1993 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, artist, creator, watercolor painter Image N/A
Died N/A
Colombian American Genre(s) N/A Twitter When the Rules aren't Right
New York City
Female

Maïmouna Younglai-Case LGBTQ Born 1993 Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Canadian Chinese-Black Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Marcela Trujillo Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Chilean Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Marguerite Dabaie Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Arab American Indie Twitter The Hookah Girl and Other True Stories
Location N/A
Female

Mariah-Rose Marie M. LGBTQ Born 1995 Website Writer, Artist, Creator, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
African American, Native American, White Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Los Angeles, CA
Female

mariella fasson Born 1965 Website
Website (2)
creator
Died N/A
european Graphic novel Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Italy, venezia
Female

Mariko Tamaki LGBTQ Born N/A Website Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese American Indie Twitter This One Summer; Skim; Emiko Superstar.
Location N/A
Female

MariNaomi LGBTQ Born 1973 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Cartoonist
Died N/A
Half-Japanese, Japanese American, Mixed, Hapa Indie, Memoir, Autobiographical Twitter Estrus Comics; Kiss & Tell: A Romantic Resume, Ages 0 to 22; Dragon's Breath and Other True Stories; Turning Japanese; I Thought You Hated Me
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Marissa Luna Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Marjane Satrapi Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Iranian Indie Twitter N/A Persepolis
Location N/A
Female

Marjorie Liu Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Chinese-American (father's side) Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Maryette Clement Born N/A Website Creator, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Black Strips Twitter The Teenyboppers
Location N/A
Female

Matias Basilio LGBTQ Born 1987 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Inker, Colorist
Died N/A
Latino Indie Twitter Metal y Dientes
Argentina
Non-binary

MB Dallocchio LGBTQ Born 1981 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Cartoonist, Designer
Died N/A
Chamorro & Irish Pop Art, Abstract, Surrealism, Strips, Indie Twitter The Desert Warrior, Quixote in Ramadi, War Trauma and Its Wake, Everyday Chamorro
Las Vegas, NV
Female

Mel Stringer Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter N/A Home to Japan: An Illustrated Travel Diary; Goodness.
Location N/A
Female

Melanie Tingdahl Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Half-Korean American All Ages Twitter Untamed; Cat-Eyed; Hoten; Lumberjanes (Cover); My Little Pony (Cover); Adventure Time (Cover); Lumberjanes/Gotham Academy (Cover)
Portland, Maine
Female

Melina Ahmadzadeh Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, Graphic Designer, Artist
Died N/A
Iranian American Indie, Slice-of-Life, Fantasy Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Melina Rudianto LGBTQ Born 1995 Website
Website (2)
Storyteller, Artist, Character Designer
Died N/A
Indonesian Chinese American Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Pasadena, CA
Female

Merrily Duffy Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Artist, Writer
Died N/A
Filipina Goth, Music Subculture Twitter Poseur Patrol; Stars -N- You; Polly & Dori
Seattle, WA
Female

Mia Rose Elbo LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Chilean Webcomic Twitter Becoming Me
Location N/A
Female

Micheline Hess Born 1971 Website
Website (2)
Artist and writer
Died N/A
Black Indie, Fantasy, Adventure Twitter Malice in Ovenland #1 - #4; The Anansi Kids and The All Saints' Day Adventure
New York, NY.
Female

Mildred Louis LGBTQ Born 1987 Website
Website (2)
Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Haitian American Webcomic, Urban Fantasy, Fantasy Twitter Agents of the Realm; Bound Blades
Location N/A
Female

Ming Doyle Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Mira Ongchua LGBTQ Born N/A Website Writer, Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Miracle M. Mosley (Penbee) Born 1987 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, Animator
Died N/A
African American Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Atlanta, GA
Female

Misun Oh Born N/A Website N/A Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Mita Mahato Born 1974 Website Artist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
East Indian American Indie, Autobiography Twitter N/A Cancer (Drunken Boat, 2013); At Least Stay Close (2012); Unidentified Feeling Object (2012); Roots (2013); The Salmon (2013); Fruit (2014)
Location N/A
Female

Monique S. Connett Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Manga, Webcomic, Romance, Comedy Twitter Glass Hearts; Project 217!; SAMURAI SUPERSHOTS!!!
Location N/A
Female

Moyoco Anno Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese Manga Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Myisha Haynes Born 1986 Website
Website (2)
Creator
Died N/A
African American Webcomic, Fantasy Twitter The Substitutes
Berkeley, CA
Female

Myra Lara LGBTQ Born 1988 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Mexican Strips, Indie, Slice-of-life, Autobiographical, Magical Realism, Fantasy Twitter Witchaus
Seattle, WA
Female

Natasha L. Barredo LGBTQ Born 1990 Website Visual Development Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian Indie Twitter N/A
Location N/A
Female

Natasha Natarajan LGBTQ Born 1991 Website Illustrator
Died N/A
British Indian Webcomic Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Edinburgh
Female

Nathália Ferreira (Nathê) Born 1994 Website
Website (2)
Artist, graffiti artist, quadrinist, paiting, art educator
Died N/A
African Brazilian webcomic, political Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife
Female

Ngozi Ukazu Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Writer, Creator, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Nigerian American Webcomic Twitter Check Please!
Savannah, Georgia
Female

Nia King LGBTQ Born 1987 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Mixed Indie Twitter We Are Not White Lesbians (zine)
Location N/A
Female

Nicole Mannino Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Artist, Writer
Died N/A
Filipino / mixed Webcomic, Comedy, Romance Twitter THIS IS NOT FICTION; Bravest Warriors: Impossibear Special
Location N/A
Female

Nidhi Chanani LGBTQ Born 1980 Website
Website (2)
Graphic novelist, artist, writer, illustrator
Died N/A
Indian American Genre(s) N/A Twitter Pashmina
San Francisco, CA
Female

Nilah Magruder Born 1982 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist
Died N/A
African American mainstream, indie, webcomic Twitter The Unbeatable #1 (Marvel); M.F.K.; Creaky Acres
Los Angeles
Female

Nina Matsumoto Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Noel Franklin LGBTQ Born 1971 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Native American / Mixed Ethnicity Indie, Autobio, Comics Journalism Twitter Gone Girl Comics
Location N/A
Female

Noel Franklin LGBTQ Born 1971 Website
Website (2)
Solo Creator, Artist
Died N/A
Native American / Mixed Ethnicity Indie, Autobio, Comics Journalism Twitter Gone Girl Comics
Seattle
Female

NotCathi LGBTQ Born 1994 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist
Died N/A
African American Indie, Webcomic Twitter Moments, Perfect Wizard Pines, Hellamarketers
New York
An Experiance

Ohara Hale Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, Artist, Writer, Cartoonist, Creator, Director, Animator
Died N/A
Half-Japanese Indie, Children's Twitter Moderne Luv; Who Did It?; L'ABC de Monsieur Pizza; L'Arbre Broccoli; Butts over Butts; Finding Things; Leaves; Tall Glass of You;
Montreal, Canada
Female

Olivia Li LGBTQ Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Artist, Editor, Creator
Died N/A
Chinese American fantasy, SCIENCE! Twitter Good Morning Gorgon! (co-creator, artist); Boundless vol. 1 (editor)
Boston, MA
Female

Olivia Stephens (Olive) LGBTQ Born 1995 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Cartoonist
Died N/A
African American/ Mixed Indie, Webcomic Twitter Alone; Nuclear
Providence, RI/Seattle, WA
Female

Onyi Born 1994 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Cartoonist, Modeler Image N/A
Died Never
African American Webcomic Twitter This Is College
Location N/A
Female

Ortal Avraham Born 1984 Website illustrator, comics-artist
Died N/A
Israeli, middle-eastern, half-indian webcomic Twitter N/A My life sucks
Tel aviv, Israel
Female

Pamela Hsi LGBTQ Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Doodler
Died N/A
Taiwanese American Genre(s) N/A Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Los Angeles, CA
genderfluid

Pancha Diaz Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Panda Princess Ming Born 1986 Website Artist, Illustrations Image N/A
Died N/A
Hawaiian, Chinese Manga, Japanese Fashion Inspired, designs Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Patricia Badiola (Yssa) Born 1992 Website Creator, Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipino American Indie Twitter N/A Dream Log; Birth of a Chimera
Location N/A
Female

Pearl Zhang (Prikle) Born 1995 Website
Website (2)
Animator Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian Australian Entertainment Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Pia Guerra Born N/A Website Penciler Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin American Mainstream Twitter N/A Y: The Last Man
Location N/A
Female

Priya Huq (batsa) LGBTQ Born 1988 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Bangladeshi American Fantasy, Supernatural, Horror, Manga, Action, Romance, Fairy Tale, Indie Twitter Dirty Diamonds Anthology 6: Beauty, Mana
NYC, NY
Female

Pryscila Vieira Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Strips Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Rachel Masilamani Born 1977 Website Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Half Indian Indie Twitter N/A RPM Comics; Mutha Magazine
Pittsburgh, PA
Female

Raquel Grisales Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator
Died N/A
Hispanic Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Los Angeles,CA
Female

Renee Faundo Born 1993 Website Artist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipino Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Rhandi Fisher LGBTQ Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Artist, Animator Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Genre(s) N/A Twitter The Pride of Life
U.S.
Female

Rhonetta Robertson Born 1991 Website Character Designer, writer, illustrator, inker, creator, cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
African American | Black webcomic, Indiecomic Twitter Candy Craft; B is For Boogie
USA
Female

Rica Takashima LGBTQ Born 1965 Website
Website (2)
Manga artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese Manga, Strips Twitter Tokyo Love; Rica 'tte Kanji; Susume NY-dou
Location N/A
Female

Rina Ayuyang Born N/A Website Writer, Artist, Publisher (Yam Books) Image N/A
Died N/A
Filipino Indie, Autobiographical Twitter Whirlwind Wonderland (Sparkplug); (Minis:) Elevator Stories; Doodle Daze; Namby Pamby; Overwhelming Wot-Not; Outta This Comes the Crazy.
Location N/A
Female

Rio Aubry Taylor LGBTQ Born N/A Website Cartooner
Died N/A
latin@ psychedelic adventure/fantastical autobiography Twitter JETTY
USA
non-binary

Roberta Gregory LGBTQ Born 1953 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Hispanic American Underground Twitter N/A Naughty Bits (Fantagraphics); Winging It; Artistic Licentiousness; Sheila and the Unicorn
Seattle, WA
Female

Robin Ha Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Rosie Haghighi Born 1992 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator, sculptor
Died N/A
Iranian Belgian Indie Twitter Haze; Sea; Pretend
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Female

Roxane Gay LGBTQ Born 1974 Website Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Haitian American Genre(s) N/A Twitter World of Wakanda
Location N/A
Female

Ru Xu LGBTQ Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Webcomic, Children's, Manga, Comics, Sci Fi, Fantasy Twitter Saint for Rent, NewsPrints
Location N/A
Female

Rumi Hara Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Sab Meynert LGBTQ Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Sri-lankan Indie Twitter Blacktooth 1 (Sever Press, 2013); Blacktooth 2 (Sever Press, 2014)
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Sabrina Cotugno Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Sae Hee Jeong (Keshy) LGBTQ Born 1996 Website
Website (2)
Artist, animator, cartoonist, artivist
Died N/A
Korean American, Asian American Indie, activism, animation Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Los Angeles, CA
nonbinary

Sam Xu LGBTQ Born 1996 Website Artist, Illustrator
Died N/A
Asian American Webcomic, Fantasy, Experimental Twitter Sleep and Dream; New Beginnings
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Sana Amanat Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Sanya Anwar Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Sarah Kuhn Born N/A Website Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American, Half-Japanese, Hapa Mainstream, Indie Twitter Fresh Romance; Barbie
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Sarah A. Roseborough Born 1993 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Cartoonist, Writer
Died N/A
Black American Manga, Indie, Webcomic, Supernatural, Fantasy Twitter N/A The Lane
Lancaster, Texas
Female

Sarah Wilson (Chu) LGBTQ Born 1987 Website Cartoonist
Died N/A
Biracial: Filipino/White Webcomic Twitter Slightly Damned, The Junk Hyenas Diner
Phoenix, AZ
Female

Seo Kim Born N/A Website Writer, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Indie Twitter Cat Person (Koyama Press)
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Serene Lusano Born 1985 Website Illustrator, Cartoonist, Designer
Died N/A
filipino/german american diy, humor, indie, feminist Twitter Fish in a Tub, MEGAMAG
Sacramento, CA
Female

Sevita LGBTQ Born N/A Website Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Indo-Caribbean/African American Webcomic, Drama, Manga Twitter Four Corners
Ohio
Agender

Sharon Cho Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Shatia Hamilton Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Shauna J. Grant Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Webcomic Twitter Princess Love Pon
Location N/A
Female

Shing Yin Khor LGBTQ Born 1983 Website Cartoonist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American (Chinese, Malaysian) Indie Twitter Center for Otherworld Science, Marie and Jeanne, Marlowe the Monster, Blood Root
Location N/A
Female

Shirley M-O (OrangeCs) Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Co-Writer
Died N/A
Japanese-Filipino Webcomic Twitter Space Junk Arlia
Bay Area, CA
Female

Shivana Sookdeo Born 1984 Website
Website (2)
Comic Artist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Indian American Indie, Humor Twitter After: Ghost Comics; Personal Growth; You Can Meet Cute: Here's How
Location N/A
Female

Sho Murase Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Shobana Appavu (Bob) Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
South Asian American Webcomic Twitter Demon of the Underground
Location N/A
Female

Shreyas R Krishnan Born 1988 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Illustrator
Died N/A
Indian Non-Fiction Twitter N/A Becoming Rosie; Standards; Mnemosyne
Baltimore, MD
Female

Siya Oum Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Mainstream Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Sloane Leong Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Soojin "Sandy" Born 1985 Website
Website (2)
Creator
Died N/A
Asian American High Fantasy Twitter Morie the Witch
Newburgh, NY
Female

Spike Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Indie Twitter Cartoonist, publisher
Location N/A
Female

Starline Xiomara Hodge Born 1983 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Mixed (Afro-Caribbean American, white) Webcomic Twitter Candi
Location N/A
Female

Stephanie Murray Born 1987 Website
Website (2)
Writer, artist, cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Hispanic Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Grand Rapids, MI
Female

Stephanie Yue Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Colorist, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Children's Twitter Smile (colorist); (Minis:) Brace for Impact; Irrefusable Dinner Engagement; Quezzie vs. Grapefruit; The Master Cleanse; (Illustrator:) Guinea Pig, Pet Shop Private Eye series
Location N/A
Female

Sungyoon Choi Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Susana Cervantes (essarte) Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Artist, Writer, Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Mexican American Manga Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Susie Ghahremani Born 1980 Website
Website (2)
Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Iranian American Indie, Children's Twitter Hello Kitty: Here We Go; What Will Hatch
Location N/A
Female

Suzy X LGBTQ Born 1989 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist, Writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Cuban-Belizean Indie, Political Twitter Riot Grrrl Problems, The League of Extraordinary Feminists, Malcriada, The Best Song Ever
Location N/A
Female

Takopako LGBTQ Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Illustrator/Designer
Died N/A
Black Character Design, Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Austin, TX
Non Binary

Talita Hayata (Lita) LGBTQ Born 1986 Website
Website (2)
Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Brazilian Webcomic Twitter N/A BETE VIVE
Location N/A
Female

Taneka Stotts LGBTQ Born 1982 Website Writer, Editor, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Various Twitter Full Circle; Gran Grimoire; Beyond Anthology; Cautionary Fables and Fairy: Africa Edition (Indie, 2014);
Location N/A
Female

Tania del Rio Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Manga, Web comics Twitter N/A Lovesketch; Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Sonic the Hedgehog; My Poorly Drawn Life
Location N/A
Female

Tatiana EL-Khouri Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Tawana Gilroy Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
African American Webcomic Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

TC Harrison Born 1982 Website
Website (2)
Writer
Died N/A
Afro-Caribbean American, American Indian, & Jewish Indie, Horror, Fantasy Twitter Womanthology: Heroic; Womanthology: Holiday PDF; Womanthology: Valentines Day Special; Grayhaven Comics The Gathering Crime Anthology; Grayhaven Comics The Gathering All Women 2 Anthology; Grayhaven Comics The Gathering Time Travel Anthology
Longwood, FL
Female

Tevy Khou LGBTQ Born 1989 Website Illustrator
Died N/A
Cambodian Chinese Indie, Sci-fi, Superhero, Comics Twitter N/A Safety Bunny, Danger Wolf, Space Punk
Los Angeles, CA
Female

Thi Bui Born 1975 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Cartoonist, Illustrator
Died N/A
Asian American Indie, Graphic Novel, Graphic Memoir Twitter The Best We Could Do
Berkeley, CA
Female

Tiffany McLeod Born 1984 Website Creator, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Afro Caribbean Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

tings chak LGBTQ Born 1987 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Writer, Creator, Cartoonist
Died N/A
Person of Chinese descent Non-fiction Twitter Undocumented: The Architecture of Migrant Detention; Where the Concrete Desert Blooms
Toronto, Canada
Female

Tintin Pantoja Born 1980 Website
Website (2)
Penciller, Inker, Artist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian (Filipino) All Ages comics Twitter Who is AC; Hamlet the Manga Edition; Manga Math
Manila, Philippines
Female

Tran Nguyen Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Trinidad Escobar LGBTQ Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Tristan Jade Tarwater LGBTQ Born 1983 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Creator Image N/A
Died N/A
Mixed: Half Puerto Rican, Half Black Graphic Novel, webcomic Twitter Shamsee (Back That Elf Up, 2014)
Location N/A
Female

Ursula Aristizábal LGBTQ Born 1992 Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin@-American Indie Twitter The Living Daylights
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Vas Littlecrow Wojtanowicz LGBTQ Born 1973 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Artist, Penciler, Inker, Creator, Cartoonist, Publisher
Died N/A
Mixed Ethnicity; Puerto Rican Horror, Crime, Historical Fiction, Indie, Erotica, Slice of Life, Webcomic, Print, Horror, Satire Twitter Confident Customer Loving; Rasputin Barxotka; Rasputin Catamite; Polska, Sucka!; The Nine Lives of Catnose; The Upir's Mark Blog; La guerra de la SOPA primordial; Sammy; 3 Dangly Bits; Slave-Butt For Satan; Tsarkias; Killer Dyke; Horror Hares; Far West Creatures
Rice, Minnesota
Non-Binary

Venecia Jones (VeneHana) Born 1990 Website Illustrator
Died N/A
African American Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Dallas, TX
Female

Veronica Agarwal LGBTQ Born 1994 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist
Died N/A
Indian / Italian Indie, Webcomic Twitter Basil Diary, Tiny Chef
NY
Female

Vicko Alvarez Born 1988 Website
Website (2)
Creator, Writer, Artist
Died N/A
Latina / Mexican Webcomic Twitter N/A ScholaR Comics
Chicago
Female

Victoria Perez-Segovia LGBTQ Born 1990 Website Cartoonist, Illustrator, Creator
Died N/A
Mexican Indie Twitter LUMPS
Chicago, IL
Female

Wai Au Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Manga Twitter N/A Love Love Hill
Location N/A
Female

Weiwen Balter LGBTQ Born 1996 Website Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Webcomic, Indie Twitter N/A Skyping with Spirits
Location N/A
Genderqueer

Wendy Xu Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Writer, Penciler, Inker Image N/A
Died N/A
Chinese American Indie, Webcomic, Fantasy/SF Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Whit Taylor Born 1984 Website Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
African-American Indie Twitter Watermelon; Madtown High; The Anthropologists (Sparkplug); SubCultures: A Comics Anthology (editor, Ninth Art Press); Up Down Clown (Ninth Art Press); Ghost (2015)
New York, NY
Female

Whitney Kitty LGBTQ Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
artist, illustrator, photographer
Died N/A
Japanese American, Multi racial Autobiographical, Indie,Queer, Personal, Twitter N/A "East Meets West"
Santa Cruz, California
Female

Yao Xiao Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Ethnicity N/A Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Yasmin Liang LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Penciler, Inker Image N/A
Died N/A
Half Chinese Mainstream, Indie, Webcomic Twitter Steed and Mrs. Peel Ongoing (BOOM! Studios, 2012); Star Trek Ongoing (IDW Publishing, 2011)
Location N/A
Female

Yasmine Putri Born N/A Website
Website (2)
Artist
Died N/A
Indonesian Mainstream, Twitter N/A Star Lord and Kitty Pryde; Amazing Spider-Man; Exalted;
Jakarta, Indonesia
Female

Yeni Sleidi LGBTQ Born 1990 Website
Website (2)
Cartoonist Image N/A
Died N/A
Cuban Indie Twitter Gooprone: 69 Love Comics
Location N/A
Female

Yeon Kyung Cha (Charlotte) LGBTQ Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Artist, Inker, Creator, Cartoonist
Died N/A
Asian American Indie, Webcomic, Manga Twitter Beats Per Min
Chicago, IL
Female

Yolanda Vargas Dulché Born N/A Website N/A Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Latin American Genre(s) N/A Twitter N/A Comics Titles N/A
Location N/A
Female

Yolando LGBTQ Born 1990 Website Writer, Cartoonist
Died N/A
Multi-racial Indie Twitter Comics Titles N/A
Minneapolis, MN
GenderAny

Yuko Ota Born N/A Website Illustrator Image N/A
Died N/A
Asian American Manga Twitter N/A Johnny Wander webcomic
Location N/A
Female

Yumi Sakugawa Born N/A Website Artist, writer Image N/A
Died N/A
Japanese American Indie Twitter I Think I'm In Friend Love With You
Location N/A
Female

Zejian Shen Born N/A Website Creator's job N/A Image N/A
Died N/A
Beijing Indie Twitter Keep Fresh (Retrofit)
Location N/A
Female

Zoe Coughlin LGBTQ Born 1991 Website
Website (2)
Artist/Writer
Died N/A
Half Puerto-Rican Indie, Webcomic, Sci-Fi, Horror Twitter The Last Cowboy
Austin, TX
Genderqueer


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