Spe­cial Top­ics in Being a Human by S. Bear Bergman, illus­trat­ed by Saul Freed­man-Law­son, is avail­able for pur­chase here.

Spe­cial Top­ics in Being a Human by S. Bear Bergman, illus­trat­ed by Saul Freed­man-Law­son, is avail­able for pur­chase here

S. Bear Bergman is a writer, sto­ry­teller, activist, and the founder and pub­lish­er of the book press Flamin­go Ram­pant, which makes fem­i­nist, cul­tur­al­ly diverse chil­dren’s pic­ture books about LGBT2Q+ kids and fam­i­lies. He writes cre­ative non-fic­tion for grown-ups, fic­tion for chil­dren, res­olute­ly fac­tu­al fea­tures for var­i­ous pub­li­ca­tions, and the advice col­umn Ask­ing Bear.” His books include The Near­est Exit May Be Behind Us and Blood, Mar­riage, Wine & Glit­ter, and he was the co-edi­tor along with Kate Born­stein of Gen­der Out­laws: The Next Gen­er­a­tion. His illus­trat­ed book Spe­cial Top­ics in Being a Human is avail­able this fall.

Saul Freed­man-Law­son is an illus­tra­tor, stu­dent, zine-mak­er, babysit­ter, and edu­ca­tor. He makes art about queer­ness, transness, Judaism, and child­hood. His com­ic Nat­u­ral­ly is forth­com­ing from Old Growth Press. He likes to draw excit­ing­ly gen­dered peo­ple with big noses. Spe­cial Top­ics in Being a Human is his first full-length book.