19 Dec Fred Perry
Years Attended: 2009
Fred Perry is the writer and artist for the comic book series, Gold Digger. Perry came up with the initial inspiration for Gold Digger during his tour of duty in the First Gulf War, and released the debut one-shot in Antarctic Press’ Magazine, in 1991. A four-issue miniseries followed in 1992 and 1993, followed by a regular monthly black-and-white series, and finally the current color series beginning in 1999.