Tom Batiuk

About Tom Batiuk: An Akron native, Tom Batiuk graduated from Kent State University and debuted his comic strip "Funky Winkerbean" in 1972. "Funky Winkerbean" is now syndicated in over 400 newspapers nationwide and Batiuk was a 2008 Pulitzer Prize finalist for the storyline about character Lisa Moore's battle with breast cancer. Batiuk also writes the comic strip "Crankshaft." He lives in Medina.

For more on Tom Batiuk, visit his website or blog.

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