Gengoroh Tagame was born in 1964 and lives in Tokyo. After graduating from Tama University of Art, Tagame worked in Art Direction while writing manga and prose fiction, contributing illustrations for various magazines. In 1994 he co-founded the epochal G-Men Magazine and by 1996 he was working full-time as an openly gay artist. He is the author of countless graphic novels which have been translated to English, French, Italian and Korean, among other languages. His artwork has been exhibited in galleries across Europe and America. My Brother’s Husband, published by Pantheon in 2017, marks his first all ages title and for this work, the country’s Agency of Cultural Affairs awarded him a Japan Media Arts Award for Outstanding Work of Manga.You can keep up-to-date with his goings on at Twitter, Tumblr and Facebook. See all of his back catalog at the official website.