G. E. Gallas
Screenwriter and Graphic Novelist (Writer/Illustrator)
Born in Washington, D.C.
Has studied Japanese language, literature, and culture for over 10 years.
During high school, wrote, illustrated, and self-published first graphic novel.
2009-2010: Spent year abroad in Tokyo, Japan at Sophia University.
May 2011: Graduated from New York University, Gallatin School of Individualized Study. Concentration entitled, “Exploring and Examining Otherness: Japan as well as The Globe.” Colloquium/Rationale entitled, “The Hero as Other.”
January – April, 2013: Interned at Zest Books, a young adult non-fiction publishing company in San Francisco, California.
May 15th – 26th, 2013: Attended the Cannes International Film Festival.
May 28th, 2013: Spoke upon invitation to The Blake Society, London.
August 31st – September 1st, 2013: Exhibited at the San Francisco Zine Festin San Francisco.
September 14th – 15th, 2013: Exhibited at SPX (Small Press Expo) in Bethesda, Maryland.
October 12th – 13th, 2013: Exhibited at APE (Alternative Press Expo) in San Francisco.
October 31st, 2013: The Poet and the Flea featured by Melissa D. Johnston for Creative Thresholds.
January 15th, 2014: Launched an Indiegogo campaign to fund short filmDeath Is No Bad Friend about Robert Louis Stevenson:indiegogo.com/projects/death-is-no-bad-friend/x/1089930. For more information, please visit Siren’s Gaze Productions(sirensgazeproductions.wordpress.com).
January 16th, 2014: Interviewed by Jenny Bhatt for Storyacious.com |Conversations: Screenwriter, Graphic Novelist, Illustrator — G. E. Gallas.
February 4th, 2014: Scared Stiff: Everything You Need to Know About 50 Famous Phobias by Sara Latta and illustrated by G. E. Gallas released.
February, 2014: Special event to be announced!
March 1st, 2014: Age of Saints: An Illustrated Guide to the Saints of Wales by Peter Anthony Freeman featuring an illustration of Saint Tewdrig by G. E. Gallas to be released.
March 8, 2014: Will exhibit at Smudge Comics Arts Expo in Arlington, Virginia — a curated event.
Currently living in the Washington, D. C. area.
Please visit my store: thepoetandtheflea.storenvy.com!
Copyright 2013 by G. E. Gallas