John Jennings

Special Edition Guest: John Jennings

Writer/Artist/Academic, Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower, Kindred

Writer/artist John Jennings, a professor of Media and Cultural Studies at the University of California at Riverside, is co-editor of the Eisner Award–winning collection The Blacker the Ink: Constructions of the Black Identity in Comics and Sequential Art. His projects include the horror anthology Box of Bones (Rosarium Publishing), The Eisner- and Hugo-nominated adaptation of Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower (ABRAMS ComicArts, with Damian Duffy), and the award-winning New York Times bestselling graphic novel adaptation of Butler's classic dark fantasy novel Kindred.