Social Distancing. On going. Self published.
In Flanders Fields. December 2019. Self published.
Off Duty. (Weekend Warrior #1). October 2019.
How to be a Winner (art). Words by Magdalene Visaggio, Letters by Micah Myers. (Dead Beats). October 2019. A Wave Blue World.
Dreamers of the Day. September 2019. Self published.
A Letter Unsent. January 2019, Self published.
No Rest for the Anxious: The Complete Anxiety Diaries. October 2018, Self published.
I’ll Never Be a 30 Under 30 (and I’m Okay). October 2018, Self published.
Hallo Spaceboy. September 2018, Self published.
Suits Me (Being True), June 2018, Anthology.
Rainy Saturday (Fearless Femme), March 2018, Online magazine.
Business Kiss (Fearless Femme), February 2018, Online magazine.
Kitchen Witches. November 2017, Self published.
Immature Language. November 2017, Self published.
Anxiety Diaries 3: A Week of Mondays. November 2017, Self published.
Anxiety Diaries 2: Still Anxious. November 2017, Self published.
Anxiety Diaries. October 2017, Self published.
Brewed Awakening. March 2017 – September 2017 (on hiatus), Web comic.
Ghouls Night Out (Spellbound #2). October 2017.
“The Negatives,” September 2019, Commissioned pin-up. Illustration.
An Undiminished Something, February 2019, Own project. Illustration.
Be Highly Sensitive – It’s a Superpower! (Fearless Femme), May 2018, Online/Digital magazine. Illustration.
Table for One (Fearless Femme), February 2018, Online magazine. Illustration.
AWARDS & HONORS
Multiversity Comics Best Original Graphic Novels of 2019; Dreamers of the Day. 2019.
PRISM Award for Best Anthology (Nomination); Being True. 2019.
RETREATS & RESIDENCIES
Alaska Robotics Comics Camp: April 2019, Juneau, AK
SPEAKING & PANELS
“Experience, Process, and Papercuts: Making Mental Health Comics.” New England Graphic Medicine Conference 2020. Digital. March 27, 2020.
“Biography in Comics.” Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo. Cambridge, MA. October 19, 2019.
“Sourcing biography.” Small Press Expo. Bethesda, MD. September 14, 2019.
“Inside Out: Mental Health & Queer Comics.” Queers & Comics Conference, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY, May 17, 2019.
IBM, Cambridge, MA, April 12, 2019.
“History comics: Bringing the past to life.” Pre-Con Comic-Con National Arts Educators Association Conference, Boston, MA, March 13, 2019.
“Iron Cartoonist.” Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo, Cambridge, MA, October 2018.
Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE): October 2019, Cambridge, MA
Small Press Expo (SPX): September 2019, Bethesda, MD
Alaska Robotics Mini-Con: April 2019, Juneau, AK
Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE): October 2018, Cambridge, MA
Small Press Expo (SPX): September 2018, Bethesda, MD
Maine Comic Art Festival (MeCAF): June 2018, Portland, ME
Somerville Library Comix Con: May 2018, Somerville, MA
South Shore Comic Con: December 2017, Cohasset, MA
Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE): October 2017, (as part of the Boston Comics Roundtable), Cambridge, MA
October-November 2019: MICE Art Show “10 Years of Comic Art,” Cambridge, MA
October-November 2018: MICE Art Show “Comics Here,” Cambridge, MA
December 2017: Lamplighter Brewery “The Coaster Show,” Cambridge, MA
October-November 2017: MICE Art Show “Transformations and Migrations,” Cambridge, MA
July 2012: Thesis Showcase, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
April 2010: “The Art is in the Streets,” Florence, Italy
Editor, Spellbound #2: Urban Magic, Boston Comics Roundtable Anthology
Art Director, Far Off Places #1-10, literary magazine
Center for Cartoon Studies, White River Junction, VT
Queer Comics, August 2018
Center for Cartoon Studies, White River Junction, VT
Graphic Memoirs, August 2017
Created the mini-comic Starman
Boston Comics Workspace, Somerville, MA
Inking for Comics Artists and Illustrators, June 2016
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Master of Science, November 2012
Degree: Design & Digital Media
Emmanuel College, Boston, MA
Bachelor of Arts, May 2011
Major: English (Communications, Media, and Cultural Studies), summa cum laude
Minor: Graphic Design & Technology
Scoula Lorenzo de’ Medici, Florence, Italy
Junior Year Study Abroad, January – May 2010
Coursework in drawing, literature and Florentine architectural history
Licensed comics 101 with Sarah Gaydos: The creator’s side (Creator Resource), July 17, 2018.
Licensed comics 101 with Sarah Gaydos: The publishing side (Creator Resource), July 16, 2018.
The Jonathan Belle Show: An Interview with Beth Barnett, March 1, 2019.
A Year in Free Comics: SOCIAL DISTANCING is Required (The Beat), March 31, 2020.
Weekend Webcomics: Beehive & Other Diary Comics Are So Relatable Right Now (CBR.com), March 21, 2020.
Small Press & Indie Comics News: Social distancing diaries & talking to kids about COVID-19 (The Beat), March 17, 2020.
Logan’s Favorite Comics of 2019 (Graphic Policy), January 1, 2020.
DCN Favorite Comics of 2019 (Driving Creators Network), December 25, 2019.
2019 in Review: Best Original Graphic Novel (Multiversity Comics), December 19, 2019.
Dreamers of the Day (Comic Book Yeti), December 18, 2019
Meeting your heroes…kinda – A review “Dreamers of the Day” (Graphic Policy), October 24, 2019.
Libraries, Lawrence, and Legacy: An Interview with Beth Barnett (Knowledgeable Cabbage), October 14, 2019.
For the Love of Indie #102 (Podcast), September 12, 2019.
Fleen Book Corner: Dreamers of the Day (Fleen), September 11, 2019.
Dreamers of the Day – Beth Barnett Details Her Research into the Life of T.E. Lawrence in an Endearingly Enthusiastic Piece of Graphic Memoir (Broken Frontier), September 11, 2019.
Dreamers of the Day (Knowledgeable Cabbage), September 6, 2019.
When the Myth Overtakes the Man: Tom Shapira reviews DREAMERS OF THE DAY by Beth Barnett (Your Chicken Enemy), September 4, 2019.
Dreamers of the Day (Driving Creators Network), September 1, 2019.
Creator Spotlight: Beth Barnett (Creator Resource), August 27, 2019.
Review: Dreamers of the Day (Graphic Policy), August 18, 2019.
Kickstarter Comics Round-Up: Planetside Anthology & 10 Other Projects We Love (The Beat), April 24, 2019.
Books in Bites 20: HALLO SPACEBOY by Beth Barnett, A LONE DEER AT THE END OF THE WORLD by D. Bradford Gambles, and DOG NURSE by Margot Ferrick (Your Chicken Enemy), October 2, 2018.
Review: Hallo Spaceboy (Sirens of Sequentials), September 20, 2018.
Hallo Spaceboy – Beth Barnett’s Bowie-Inspired Graphic Memoir is a Must-Buy at SPX this Weekend (Broken Frontier), September 11, 2018.
The Process: Blasting off with Hallo Spaceboy’s Beth Barnett (Comics MNT), September 5, 2018/March 15, 2019.
For the Love of Indie #73 (Podcast) August 22, 2018.
INTERVIEW: Stephanie Cooke Talks Transparency and Creator Resource (The Beat), June 27, 2018 (interview)
Queer Visibility Interview: The Boston Comics Roundtable and their BEING TRUE Anthology (Comicosity), June 15, 2018 (interview, art featured).
Comics Pros Launch Online Resource For Creators (First Comics News), June 13, 2018
‘Creator Resource’ Website Aims to Create Community Where Comic Creators Have Each Other’s Backs (Bleeding Cool), June 11, 2018.
Being True, an LGBTQ Comics Anthology, Now Live on Kickstarter (Panel Patter), June 4, 2018 (art featured).
Worthy Cause: The Being True Comic Anthology, by LGBT Artists Celebrating LGBT Life, (Boston Hassle), June 3, 2018 (art featured).
Being True: An LGBTQ+ Comics Anthology Centered on Positive Stories, (Bleeding Cool), June 2, 2018 (art featured).