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Lalo Alcaraz

Lalo Alcaraz

Photo by Bryan Parras


Cartoonist, La Cucaracha

Lalo Alcaraz is the creator of the controversial nationally syndicated daily comic strip La Cucaracha and is a prolific editorial cartoonist. The San Diego native and L.A. resident is currently a producer and writer on Seth MacFarlane 's upcoming animated Fox Television program Bordertown. Lalo's recent books include the New York Times bestseller A Most Imperfect Union graphic U.S. history book with Ilan Stavans, (2014, Perseus Books), and Latino USA: A Cartoon History, 15th Anniversary Edition (2012, Basic Books). He heads the satirical website and co-hosts KPFK Radio's satirical talk show The Pocho Hour of Power on L.A.'s 90.7 FM.