e jackson | ehetja@gmail.com

Cartoonist, scholar and educator currently living in Gainesville, FL. Areas of research include queer + trans studies, comic studies and museum studies.


EDUCATION

2018 - Present | PhD English [Comic Studies + Museum Studies] | University of Florida | Gainesville, FL

Oct. 2017 | Writing Creative Nonfiction with Evelyn Hampton | Frequency Writers | Providence, RI

2011 - 2015 | B.F.A. Illustration + Creative Writing Minor | Moore College of Art and Design | Philadelphia, PA

July 2012 | Design + Architecture Summer Semester | Acadia University | Rome, Italy


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2018 Fall | ENG 1101 [ Introduction to Expository + Argumentative Writing ] | University of Florida | Gainesville, FL

2018 Fall | ENC 3246 [ Professional Communication for Engineers Online ] | University of Florida | Gainesville, FL

Feb. 2018 | Mini-zine workshop for Third Thursday | Rhode Island School of Design [ RISD ] Museum | Providence, RI

Jan. 2018 | “Out of Line” Drawing Studio: Zine Workshop | RISD Museum | Providence, RI


RESEARCH + PRESENTATIONS

July 2018 | Guest lecturer at the University of the Arts | collaboration with Cathy G. Johnson

2017 - Present | Drawing a Dialogue - scholarly podcast | collaboration with Cathy G. Johnson


PUBLICATIONS

Sep. 2018 | It’s Performance, Archie | self published

Aug. 2018 | It’s Discourse, Archie | self published

Aug. 2018 | “#self” - 4 page comic in We’re Still Here: An All Trans Comic Anthology | Stacked Deck Press

July 2018 | “Mothman” - illustration in The Sun and the Wayward Wind | Dandelion Wine Collective

June 2018 | Woven - collaboration with Veronica Hicks + Alesha Nichols | self-published

Jan. 2018 | “knowing miiself” - online comic | ZEAL

Sep. 2017 | Liminality | self-published

Aug. 2017 | “For the Love of OOO” - Adventure Time #14 | Boom! Studios

Mar. 2017 | Contributor - Warm Blood pp. 29-32 by Josh Tierney | published by Josh Tierney

Mar. 2017 | “Don’t Like Don’t Read” - online comic | ZEAL

Oct. 2016 | Summer Fright Nights | self-published

June 2016 | “Taako at the Spa” - illustration in The Adventure Zine | published by Carey Pietsch + Megan Raley

Oct. 2015 | Love Bite | self-published

Aug. 2015 | Flux | self-published


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Oct. 2017 - Jan. 2018 | “Out of Line” Gallery Host | RISD Museum | Providence, RI

Jan. 2015 - Apr. 2015 | Illustration Intern | Philadelphia Printworks | Philadelphia, PA

June 2014 - Aug. 2014 | Editorial Intern | Boom! Studios | Los Angeles, CA

2014 - 2016 | Assistant to Jamar Nicholas | JN Studios | Philadelphia, PA [ Remote ]


ACHIEVEMENTS

2018 | Grinter Fellowship for study at the University of Florida

2017 | Best Short Story, Prism Award Nomination for Flux

2016 | Small But Mighty Arts Grant for Woven

2015 | Frieda M. Fehrenbacher International Travel Fellowship Award for travel to Seoul, Korea

2015 | Penny Fox Internship Fellowship Award for internship with Boom! Studios


SERVICE

2018 - Present | LGBTQ Speakers Bureau, University of Florida | Gainesville, FL

2018 - Present | GAU Steward, University of Florida | Gainesville Florida

2017 - 2018 | Friends of Knight Memorial Library | Providence, RI