James Sturm is a cartoonist and the author of The Golem's Mighty Swing
, Market Day
, and Off Season
. He is also the cofounder of The Center for Cartoon Studies and Seattle’s alt newsweekly, The Stranger
. His writings and illustrations have appeared in The Onion
, The New York Times
, the cover of The New Yorker
, and in the pages of several children's books. He lives in Vermont.