Katy Rex is a freelance comics analysis writer at Comics Bulletin, Talking Comics, and Bloody Disgusting. She hosts a podcast about independent self published artists at End of the Universe Comics & Music. She is an energetic literature enthusiast with an infectious sense of humor. She also writes scholarly articles about comics for various academic journals. She wrote her senior thesis on intersections of graphic literature and dystopian fiction, focusing on Channel Zero and Y: The Last Man. She has a background in pop culture and literature, and particularly in modern independently published comics. She’s extremely interested in the role that comics play in our society, whether they are interpreted as modern mythology or social reflection. In her free time, she likes to cook, read about paleontology, and make scary noises at her cats. She currently resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota.