Meg Lemke

Meg Lemke

Editor-in-Chief | MUTHA Magazine

Meg Lemke is the editor-in-chief of MUTHA magazine, which publishes “some of the finest comics about modern motherhood” (Nat. Brut). MUTHA magazine was nominated for the Eisner and is the winner of Ignatz awards. Meg is also the graphic novel reviews editor at Publishers Weekly; is a guest editor at the Illustrated PEN series (PEN America); and develops comics programming at the PEN World Voices Festival, the Brooklyn Book Festival, and for the French Comics Association. Previously, she was a book editor at Teachers College Press at Columbia University, Seven Stories Press, and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, where she launched the Best American Comics series. Her writing has appeared in the Paris Review, Oxford University Press blog, Seattle Review, the Atlanta Review, the Good Mother Myth blog, and Seleni, among others. Find her @meglemke.

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