Eric Shanower

Eric Shanower at Comic-Con International 2017, July 20–23 at the San Diego Convention Center

Photo by Roxyanne Young


Writer/artist, Age of Bronze; Writer, Oz graphic novels, Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland

Eric Shanower is the award-winning cartoonist of Age of Bronze (Image), the story of the Trojan War. With Skottie Young he adapted Baum’s Oz books to New York Times best-selling graphic novels (Marvel). He wrote the Eisner Award-winning Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland (IDW) with art by Gabriel Rodriguez. Shanower’s work includes his Adventures in Oz graphic novels (IDW), “Happily Ever After” in Lambda Award finalist How Beautiful the Ordinary (HarperCollins), An Accidental Death with Ed Brubaker (Fantagaphics), and Harlan Ellison’s Dream Corridor (Dark Horse). Shanower has illustrated for television, magazines, and children's books. He lives in Portland, Oregon. For more info visit