R. Claire Stephens

Claire is currently writing and drawing Human Resources, a dystopic science-fiction murder mystery set in the near-ish future, when much of North America is under water and big cities have built levees taller than skyscrapers to protect themselves from a drastically altered planet. In 2013, Split City Blues was the recipient of the University of South Florida Outstanding Thesis or Dissertation Award.

Her comic chapbook Lady in Ink, a personal essay about identity, tattoos, and gender, was published by Sweet Publications in 2015.

She teaches Advanced Composition and Expository Writing at the University of South Florida.

Follow her on instagram: stephen_rclaire