About Meg Lemke
Meg Lemke is the Editor-in-Chief of MUTHA. She is also the comics and graphic novels reviews editor at Publishers Weekly. Her past roles include as chair of the comics and graphic novel programming at the Brooklyn Book Festival, series editor at Illustrated PEN and curator of youth and comics programs at the PEN World Voices Festival, and program development for the French Comics Association. She has been a book editor at Teachers College Press at Columbia University, Seven Stories Press, and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Her writing has appeared in The Paris Review, The Seattle Review, The Atlanta Review, The Good Mother Myth, and Seleni, among other publications. She lives with her family in the dense mother-zone of Park Slope, Brooklyn. Find her @meglemke and meglemke.tumblr.com or read up on her formative years at Lady Collective.
December 2nd, 2021 | by Meg Lemke
"So much of care can be described as queer intimacy, if people are willing to look beyond the lens of the nuclear family."
November 5th, 2021 | by Meg Lemke
The pandemic exposed the disaster of the inequity within the American education system for many folks—but, many folks already knew,
June 14th, 2021 | by Meg Lemke
What this MUTHA is watching at NYC's Tribeca Film Festival--streaming this year across the US!
May 14th, 2021 | by Meg Lemke
Ever just stopped by a supermarket after 8pm, or picked up bread at a bakery in the morning that was
July 18th, 2019 | by Meg Lemke
Among all the little odd bits that have been different for me about having a second baby was that this
August 31st, 2018 | by Meg Lemke
Kristen Stone‘s exquisite, pocket-sized work of micro-fiction stories, each delving into the inner souls of women and girls and people
January 9th, 2018 | by Meg Lemke
From The Little Book of Little Activists and Rad American Women (and many more) to the NASA Women Scientists lego set (so good,
December 21st, 2017 | by Meg Lemke
“To be a good mom to Paris, I felt like I was betraying Ella and to be a good mom
November 20th, 2017 | by Meg Lemke
I often describe MUTHA as a site for folks who parent (and like to read) outside the mainstream—a place where
November 18th, 2017 | by Meg Lemke
Hello World (Not waving—drowning). Being overwhelmed is not new or unique. It’s a working mother/artist swan song on repeat, wanting