Who

For Comics Club or workshop information please contact
comics@dundeecomicscreativespace.com

For more information on DCCS or Ink Pot Studio please contact info@dundeecomicscreativespace.com

Professor Chris Murray
Operations Director

Chris Murray is Professor in Comics Studies at the University of Dundee. He teaches several undergraduate courses on comics and the Comics Studies MLitt. He also supervises several PhD students undertaking research on comics. His research focuses on British and American Comics. He has published on various aspects of comics, including:

  • the British superhero;
  • the relationship between American superhero comics, popular culture and propaganda during World War Two;
  • the comics of Alan Moore, Neil Gaiman and Grant Morrison;
  • horror comics;
  • independent/small press comics (mini-comics);
  • British comics, specifically DC Thomson.

Chris is editor (along with Dr Julia Round) of new peer-reviewed comics journal, Studies in Comics (Intellect Books). He is Secretary of the Scottish Word and Image Group, and co-editor of UniVerse Publications titles such as Anthology and Tales of the UniVerse, which publish work by comics students.  He is also on the Steering Committee of the Centre for Scottish Culture.

Rebecca Horner
Workshop Coordinator

Rebecca Horner is Workshop Coordinator and Production Lead at Dundee Comics Creative Space, and is a founding member of Ink Pot Studio. She has an MDes in Comics & Graphic Novels, a BDes in Animation, and works in all aspects of comics production. She is the first point of contact for all things workshops, and you can get in touch at comics@dundeecomicscreativespace.com.