Zach Dodson as Utopian Architect of the Year, 1961.


Zach Dodson is a book designer particularly interested in visual narrative. He has designed books for many independent presses, most notably featherproof books, which he founded in Chicago in 2005. Contact him about freelance book design projects by putting “” after his name. 

Texan Zachary Thomas is the author and illustrator of Bats of the Republic, an illuminated novel published by Doubleday in 2015. Zach Plague wrote and designed the hybrid image/text boring boring boring boring boring boring boring in 2008. Neither should be contacted, as they exist only speculatively. Some Zachs are represented by PJ Mark, Janklow & Nesbit,

Professor Zachary Dodson leads the Visual Narrative MA program at Aalto University in Helsinki, Finland, where he teaches courses on hybrid narrative and storytelling. He is available for guest lectures or workshops on book design, visual narrative or publishing.