Ulli Lust

Intro Austrian illustrator and publisher
A.K.A. Ulli Schneider
Is Illustrator Publisher Professor Educator Comics artist
From Austria
Type Academia Arts Business Creativity Humor Journalism
Gender female
Birth 1967, Vienna, Austria

Ulli Lust in 2010 Ulli Lust, born 1967 in Vienna, is an Austrian cartoonist who lives and works in Berlin. Her graphic novel Today is the Last Day of the Rest of Your Life was translated into English and published by Fantagraphics Books in 2013. In 2013, Today is the Last Day of the Rest of Your Life won an Ignatz Award for best graphic novel, the LA Times Book Award for Graphic Novels and then in 2014 was nominated for an Eisner Award for best reality-based work. In 2013, Lust also published an adaptation of Marcel Beyer's 1995 novel, Flughunde, which presents a fictional account of Helga Goebbels, the daughter of German World War II minister of propaganda, Joseph Goebbels. This was published in English as Voices in the Dark. Many of the books of Lust are published in German, Dutch, French, Swedish, Italian, Spanish and English.

Works

Fashionvictims, Trendverächter: Bildkolumnen und Minireportagen aus Berlin, Suhrkamp Verlag, 2008. Heute ist der letzte Tag vom Rest deines Lebens, avant-verlag, 2009. (English translation, Today is the Last Day of the Rest of Your Life, 2013, Fantagraphics Books) Voices in the Dark, New York Review Comics, 2017 How I Tried to Be a Good Person, Fantagraphics Books, 2019

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