Dan Schiff started his comics career at age 16 with a weekly strip, 'Possiblitlies', in his hometown newspaper, The Yellow Springs News. After graduating with a BA in English from UC Berkeley, his work appeared in The Ampersand magazine. He has published and given talks in the United States and Europe on comic art, such as 'Mutt and Jeff' and 'Ally Sloper', found in James Joyce's novels. In 1996, he self-published through Wonderworker Press 'Let's All Chortle: A James Joyce Cartoonbook.' and later put out 'Wather Parted From The Say', 'The Ondt and the Gracehoper' and 'Raynbow', featuring illustrated passages from Joyce's 'Finnegans Wake'. Dan Schiff lives in Berkeley, California.