Quotes by Alison Bechdel

About Alison Bechdel:

Alison Bechdel is an American cartoonist. Originally best known for the long-running comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For, she came to critical and commercial success in 2006 with her graphic memoir Fun Home, which was subsequently adapted as a musical which won a Tony Award for Best Musical in 2015. She is a 2014 recipient of the MacArthur "Genius" Award. She is also known for the Bechdel test, an indicator of gender bias in film.

Author Bio

  • NameAlison Bechdel
  • DescriptionAmerican cartoonist, author
  • BornOctober 9, 1960
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionCartoonist; Author
  • WorksFun Home; Are You My Mother?
  • AwardsGuggenheim Fellowship; MacArthur Fellows Program; Lambda Literary Award