Dylan Horrocks has written and drawn graphic novels, comic books, comic strips and short stories in New Zealand and overseas, and has contributed to numerous anthologies in New Zealand and abroad. His graphic novel Hicksville (Victoria University Press, 2010) was first published in 1998, and has since been published in six languages. Hicksville is #12 in Rolling Stoneâ??s list of the Fifty Best Non-Superhero Graphic Novels of all time. He has also written comics for Vertigo and DC Comics, and his comic strip â??Miloâ??s Weekâ?? appeared weekly in the New Zealand Listener between 1995 and 1997. His most recent graphic novel, Sam Zabel and the Magic Pen, was published by Victoria University Press in 2014. Dylan Horrocks was awarded a 2016 Arts Foundation Laureate.