Alicia J. Rose

Craig Thompson

Graphic Novel

Craig Thompson is a graphic novelist from Traverse City, Michigan best known for his books Good-bye, Chunky Rice, Blankets, Carnet de Voyage, Habibi, and Space Dumplins. Thompson has received four Harvey Awards, three Eisner Awards, and two Ignatz Awards. He was also nominated for Goodreads Choice Awards Best Graphic Novels & Comics. Thompson currently resides in Portland, Oregon.

Festival Years: 2012