Comics Published on July 16th, 2014 | by Glynnis Fawkes 0 THE KING OF THE PLAYGROUND: Comics by Glynnis Fawkes Glynnis Fawkes draws her children’s lives and tries to teach them to be nice. Share:FacebookTwitterTumblrPinterest Tags: Bullying, Comics, Daughters, Friendship, Glynnis Fawkes, playground, School, The King of the Playground About the Author Glynnis Fawkes Glynnis Fawkes is a cartoonist and archaeological illustrator. Her comics for MuthaMagazine were nominated for an Ignatz Award at the Small Press Expo in 2016. Her most recent project, Greek Diary, is among the shortlisted webcomics for the Slate Cartoonist Studio Prize. In April 2016, her book (in progress) Alle Ego won the MoCCA Arts Festival Award for Excellence. She has illustrated several recent academic books (Three Stones Make a Wall, Kinyras the Divine Lyre) and worked extensively as illustrator on archaeological projects in Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Lebanon, and Israel. A Fulbright Fellowship to Cyprus allowed her to publish Archaeology Lives in Cyprus (Hellenic Bank, Nicosia 2001), a book of paintings, and Cartoons of Cyprus (Moufflon Publications, Nicosia, 2001). She was named among the Best American Comics Notables in 2012 and 2013 and “The Sultan’s Daughter,” a story form Boccaccio’s Decameron, won a Sequential Artists Workshop grant in 2013. She lives in Burlington with her music archaeologist/classics professor husband and two children. Her work may be seen at GlynnisFawkes.com. Related Posts Water I’ve Loved → Nothing to Wear: Comics → How I Went From Being An Apolitical to A Little More Political Asian → Advice from Teen MUTHAs! → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment We love comments, feedback and critique but mean or snarky comments will not be published. MUTHA staff (of one) is away through June 27th - please leave your comments but moderation/posting may delayed. We'll be back soon! Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email.