In this photo taken March 2, 2011, in Chicago, from left, Dejanira, portrayed by Alice Coote, Lichas, portrayed by David Daniels, Hercules portrayed by Eric Owens, Iole, portrayed by Lucy Crowe, and a soldier, portrayed by Marckarthur Johnson, perform during the dress rehearsal of George Frederic Handel’s Hercules, presented by the Lyric Opera of Chicago. The new production directed by Peter Sellars. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

Caroline Picard

Caroline Picard is the Executive Director of The Green Lantern Press—a nonprofit publishing house and art organization—and Co-Director of Sector 2337, a hybrid artspace/bar/bookstore in Chicago. Her writing and comics have appeared in publications like ArtForum (critics picks), Everyday Genius, Hyperallergic, Necessary Fiction, and Tupelo Quarterly. In 2014 she was the Curatorial Fellow at La Box, ENSA in France, and became a member of the SYNAPSE International Curators’ Network of the Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin in 2015. Her first graphic novel, The Chronicles of Fortune, is due out from Radiator Comics in 2017. www.cocopicard.com