Harvey Pekar

Oct 8, 1939


Offbeat writer Harvey Pekar lived in Cleveland, OH, all of his life. In 1966, he got a job as a file clerk at a VA hospital and worked there for the next 35 years. His autobiographical comic book American Splendor (illustrated by comic book artists like Robert Crumb, Frank Stack, Joe Sacco, and Colin Warneford) was published almost every year since… More


Harvey Pekar Videos

American Splendor
2 minutes 19 seconds
Genuine Nerd
2 minutes 58 seconds
Comic Book Confidential
1 minutes 7 seconds

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