Tara Black is an Aotearoa cartoonist and art school drop-out. They can often be found in the front row of book events, illustrating authors and their ideas. You can find their work in many places, including The Sapling, Stasis Journal, The Spinoff, Takehē and but the best place is now taracomics.substack.com (subscribe below). Their first graphic novel, This Is Not a Pipe, was published by Victoria University Press (now Te Herenga Waka Uni Press) in 2020.