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Jon B. Cooke

Jon B. Cooke is the five-time consecutive winner of the Eisner Award for his magazine Comic Book Artist (for which he also won a coveted Harvey Award), as well as an award-winning documentary film writer and producer (Will Eisner: Portrait of a Sequential Artist). His most recent work is The Book of Weirdo (Last Gasp), a retrospective anthology of R. Crumb's legendary Weirdo underground comics magazine. In his 25-year career as a comics historian, Cooke has interviewed hundreds of professionals, edited and designed over 60 magazines, authored, edited, co-edited, and designed dozens of books, as well as designed innumerable more publications. His dual career is being an art director/graphic designer in advertising and marketing. Today, Jon is editor of Comic Book Creator magazine, published by TwoMorrows, and is at work on future projects with Last Gasp.

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