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Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman

Author, Screenwriter,

Neil Gaiman is the author of the bestselling Sandman comic book series, the fantasy classic American Gods, and the coauthor of the screenplay for Beowulf. Most recently, he joined the faculty of Bard College.

I was writing the kind of comic that would make me, at age 26 or 27, go down to a comic book store every month and spend my $2. That was my starting point. I wanted to write a comic that I would read. And that's still my agenda.