Reimena Yee is an Eisner-nominated illustrator and wandering storyteller hailing from a dusty metropolis, currently based in Melbourne, Australia. She delights in the fancy and the strange, and enjoys learning about the many things in this world. She is the creator of the webcomics The World in Deeper Inspection and The Carpet Merchant of Konstantiniyya.
THE WORLD IN DEEPER INSPECTION
(ongoing at http://alcottgrimsley.com)
An ongoing, serialised webcomic about a Victorian-era Jersey Devil detective and his friends as they help deliver peace to the recently-dead.
THE CARPET MERCHANT OF KONSTANTINIYYA
2018 Eisner Award nominee
A two-volume graphic novel set in 17th century Istanbul and 18th century England, centering on a carpet merchant and his relationship with faith, love and home in the aftermath of his death by a vampire.
A historical romance with a modern, satirical take on Gothic fiction and the literary vampire genre. It builds on positive Muslim representation, and is heavily inspired by Ottoman miniatures and the Rococo aesthetic.