About The Nib

The Nib is a daily comics publication that is part of First Look Media. We run political cartoons, journalism, essays and memoir about what is going down in the world, all in comics form, the best medium.

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Who We Are

Matt BorsEditor

Matt Bors is a cartoonist and editor based in Portland, OR. His work has appeared in The Nation, The Guardian, Fusion, The Intercept, Foreign Policy, and was collected in the book Life Begins at Incorporation. He was a 2012 Pulitzer Prize Finalist for his political cartoons and in 2013 founded The Nib.

Eleri Mai HarrisAssociate Editor

Hailing from Hobart, Tasmania, Eleri Mai Harris is a journalist, cartoonist, editor, eco-warrior and graduate of The Center for Cartoon Studies in Vermont. Working in mostly historical, non-fiction and reportage comics, Eleri’s original pieces have appeared in print and online on two sides of the Pacific Ocean. She lives in the Australian National Capital on a street lined with imported trees, populated by noisy parrots.

Matt LubchanskyEditorial Assistant

Matt Lubchansky is a cartoonist and illustrator living in Queens, NY. Aside from The Nib, his work has appeared in VICE, Mad Magazine, Eater, Gothamist, The Toast, The Hairpin, Today and Tabs, and his long-running webcomic Please Listen to Me. He is the co-author of Dad Magazine (Quirk, 2016).

Andy WarnerContributing Editor

Andy Warner's comics have been published all around the internet, including by Slate, Fusion, American Public Media and KQED. He is the author of Brief Histories of Everyday Objects, to be published October 2016, and he has taught comics at Stanford University, The California College of the Arts and The Animation Workshop. He draws comics in a garden shed in San Francisco and comes from the sea.

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Submit to The Nib

We're looking to publish the best political satire, journalism and non-fiction comics. If you'd like to work with us, email pitches and links to samples of your work to: thenib@firstlook.org.

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