Joan Reilly is a cartoonist and illustrator living in Brooklyn, NY. She is co-editor of The Big Feminist BUT: Comics About Women, Men and the IFs, ANDs & BUTs of Feminism. Her comic, "Hank & Barbara" in the Next Door Neighbors anthology at Smithmag.net was listed in The Best American Comics 2009 under Notable Comics, and she illustrated a story in Working: A Graphic Adaptation, edited by Harvey Pekar. Her cartoons also illustrated the Ask Marilyn column in Parade magazine for ten years. She was a contributing editor for every issue of the Hi-Horse comics anthology, including the Hi-Horse Omnibus, published by Alternative Comics.