Karl Stevens

Karl Stevens

Karl Stevens is a graphic novelist and painter. His first book, Guilty, was published in 2004 with a grant from the Xeric Foundation. He is also the author of Whatever (2008), The Lodger (a Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist, 2010), and Failure (2013). His comic strips appeared in The Boston Phoenix between 2005 and 2012 until an incident with an advertiser resulted in their cancellation. The realist comic artist has also co-produced the Phoenix comic Succe$$ with Gustavo Turner. Stevens’ work appears in select art galleries.