Spotlight: “The Incredible Adventures of Man Spider”


This is the story of a spider bitten by a radioactive man and imbued with the powers of being human. This comic is not based on a true story (it’s based on billions of true stories).


Dolan Morgan is a writer and illustrator living in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. He is the author of two books of stories: That's When the Knives Come Down (A|P, 2014) and Insignificana (CCM, 2016.) His work can be found in The Believer, Electric Literature's Recommended Reading, NPR's Selected Shorts, Cosmonauts Avenue, and the trash. Look for him online at and on Twitter at @dolanmorgan. More from this author →