American cartoonist (b. 1941) from Alabama, prominent in early underground comics and a pioneer in the depiction of gay characters, in the anthology Gay Comix, which he founded; his long-running strip "Wendel"; and his graphic novel Stuck Rubber Baby, which was based on Cruse's experiences during civil-rights struggles in the South.
Official site, with online portfolio, some of his older comics and exclusive online material.
Review of the collected edition of Cruse's strip about gay life in the 1980s, with samples.
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