Vanessa Glynn works in a medium that dates back to the early 19th century: the comic strip. It is an art form with many variables and names, such as graphic novel, sequential narrative, and graphic narrative. The influence of the sequential narrative on American culture is undeniable. Vanessa's work confronts familial dysfunctions, food obsession, income inequality, and consumerist driven culture.
“I feel an urgency in exploring societal issues especially now that the country is engaging in a conversation about police brutality, the widening wealth gap, the rise in unemployment and homelessness, global warming, and increasingly difficult access to healthcare and safe drinking water, all within the midst of a pandemic that is absurdly treated as a partisan issue.” -Vanessa Glynn