About the Author
Sammy Harkham was born in Los Angeles in 1980. his comic 'Poor Sailor' was included in the 2004 edition of the David Eggers-edited Best American Nonrequired Reading. 'Poor Sailor' was released in book form in 2005 and has since been published in Korean, Italian, and French. Subsequent work such as 'Somersaulting' has cemented his reputation as one of the most well-regarded cartoonists to emerge in recent years, with 'Lubavitch Ukraine 1876' appearing in Best American Comics 2007. Currently divides his time between editing Kramers Ergot and creating his ongoing comic Crickets.