Sylvia Nickerson is a comics artist, writer, and illustrator who lives in Hamilton, Canada. Her focus is storytelling in community arts and writing comics examining parenthood, gender identity, social class and religion. Her illustrations have appeared in The Globe and Mail, The National Post, The Boston Globe and The Washington Post and her comics have been nominated for a Doug Wright Award.
August 14, 2021
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May 12, 2020
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May 10, 2020
The Nipper, the Doug Wright Award for emerging talent, went to Sylvia Nickerson for “Creation. ” Nickerson’s water...
October 13, 2020
We’re honoured to announce that six D+Q titles have picked up awards in the past few weeks, including The Hard Tomorrow by Eleanor…
December 17, 2019
We’re incredibly proud of our 2019 books! Readers around the globe have been enjoying our books so much that they’ve included…
September 17, 2019
Sylvia Nickerson has seemingly come out of nowhere with the most personal and emotional graphic novel about gentrification and our…