Alex Nall is a cartoonist and teaching artist from Chicago. His work has been featured in Newcity, The Chicago Reader, Kilgore Quarterly and in various murals and art installations throughout Chicago. His collection of comics ‘Teaching Comics’ chronicles his experiences as a teaching artist in Chicago Public Schools.
Location: Chicago, IL
Genre / Style: Teaching Comics is a collection of autobiographical comics that focus on my first year as a teaching artist working in elementary and high schools in Chicago. I also publish a zine featuring short stories and longer work called ‘Aloof’. I’ve also published my elementary students’ comics.