illustrations ©2011 Masheka Wood



Masheka Wood is a cartoonist, illustrator and lettering artist who has drawn for MTV, the Urban Voice of Comics magazine and Covered, among other outlets. His art has been featured in the anthology Black Comix: African American Independent Comics, Art & Culture and in the exhibits Out of Sequence and Other Heroes. Currently he’s working on an illustrated guide to the human body and a memoir of his temp years in the New York of the ’00s. Masheka lives in Brooklyn with his wife, cartoonist Mikhaela Reid, their baby daughter and two dumb cats. See his stuff at

African-American Classics:
Graphic Classics Volume 22

144 pages, color, $15