Alexander Danner has written many short comics, including Web Cartoonist’s Choice Award winners “The Discovery of Spoons” and “Five Ways to Love a Cockroach.” His most recent project, the novella “Gingerbread Houses,” is illustrated by Edward J. Grug III and published at PictureStoryTheater.com. His comics and other writings can be found via his website, http://www.twentysevenletters.com.
Alexander is also co-author with Steven Withrow of the textbook Character Design for Graphic Novels, and has written numerous articles about comics for the online magazines Comixtalk.net and The Webcomics Examiner, among others. He teaches Writing the Graphic Novel at Emerson College, in addition to providing guest lectures on comics and graphic novels to various schools and libraries.
Alexander grew up in the cultural wastes of central Long Island before earning his B.A. in philosophy from Lehigh University in Pennsylvania. He now lives in Cambridge, MA with his wife and son. He received his M.F.A. in writing, literature, and publishing from Emerson College. He currently teaches Writing the Graphic Novel at Emerson College.
For more about Alexander, see his entry in [[Comixpedia]], the webcomics encyclopedia.