The Illustrated Press is an ongoing experiment in journalism and story art from Chicago, Ill—the product of narrative non-fiction stories told through first-hand reportage and finely tuned sequential art.
Darryl Holliday is a reporter, nonfiction writer and photographer with an interest new media, science (fiction) and urban American history. He’ll give you a motivational speech without being asked — he’s a journalist with DNAinfo Chicago.
E. N. Rodriguez is an artist and graphic designer for the Chicago Tribune and has directed the art in various city publications, including Columbia College’s R_Wurd, a youth journalism magazine. Erik has been drawing, literally, longer than he can remember.
Jamie Hibdon is a cartoonist and wandering brush-for-hire. When not working with the Illustrated Press, his work can be found in his ongoing anthology, Lingua Franca Comics. He lives in Chicago.