Dr Damon Herd is programme director of the MDes in comics and graphic novels and a lecturer in communication design at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design. He is an artist, researcher and comics maker with a Ph.D. in fine art. His main research area is life narratives told in the comics medium, with a particular interest in British comics and the games authors play with the truth. Other research interests include the intersections of comics, fine art and performance. He is the founder and organizer of Dundee Comics/Art/Performance (DeeCAP).
Contact: Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee, Matthew Building, 13 Perth Road, Dundee, DD1 4HT, UK.