Rayco Pulido Rodríguez is a cartoonist and teacher. In addition to his illustration work for outlets such as El País, he is the author of six graphic novels. His 2016 comic Lamia won a residency grant from Acción Cultural Española (ACE) and La Maison des Auteurs (Angoulême, France), as well as Spain’s National Comics Award in 2017. His other works include Final Feliz (with Hernán Migoya, 2004), Sordo (with David Muñoz, 2008), Sin Título, 2008–2011 (2011) and Nela (2013). His work has been published in Spain, France and the United States.