Eisners 2009 Recap: Lynda Barry

Lynda Barry What It Is Drawn & Quarterly

Cartoonist, author and teacher Lynda Barry’s “What It Is” won the 2009 Eisner Award for Best Reality Based Series. “What It Is,” published by Drawn & Quarterly, explores the creative urge’s development with age, and offers autobiographical glimpses into Barry’s life from childhood to adulthood.

Lynda Barry Resource Links:

Marlys Magazine

Amazon.com link to “What It Is”

Lynda Barry page on Drawn & Quarterly site

Salon.com’s Lynda Barry Archive

NPR spotlight w/”What It is” gallery/preview

Chicago Tribune article “Being Lynda Barry”

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