Michael DeForge lives in Toronto, Ontario. His comics and illustrations have been featured in Jacobin, The New York Times, Bloomberg, The Believer, The Walrus and Maisonneuve Magazine.
He worked as a designer on Adventure Time for six seasons. His published books include Very Casual, A Body Beneath, Ant Colony, First Year Healthy, Dressing, Big Kids, Sticks Angelica, Folk Hero and A Western World. His completed daily comic, Leaving Richard's Valley, is archived and available to read on Instagram.
The talk will be followed by a book launch at Read Books.
This talk is presented by the Illustration program in the Audain Faculty of Art.