Cartoonist and Graphic Memoirist Alison Bechdel, 2014 MacArthur Fellow
Alison Bechdel explores her on stage desk | Fun Home
Alison Bechdel Speaks to Lawrence University
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel
Alison Bechdel is an American cartoonist. Originally best known for the long-running comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For, she came to critical and commercial success in 2006 with her graphic memoir Fun Home, which was subsequently adapted as a musical which won a Tony Award for Best Musical in 2015. She is a 2014 recipient of the MacArthur "Genius" Award. She is also known for the Bechdel test.