Maia Kobabe is an Ignatz Award nominated cartoonist who lives in Colorado, probably best known for comics like Tom o’Bedlam, a gorgeous fairy tale reimagination.
Sharing Kobabe’s journey reveals a lot about the spectrum of gender.
And check out Kobabe’s other wonderful comics while you’re at it – like The Thief’s Tale, which e’s serializing.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.