Country of origin: Belgium Europe Comics Publisher: Le Lombard (Belgium)
Judith Vanistendael is the daughter of acclaimed Brussels poet/essayist Geert Van Instendael. Judith chose to express her art via bande dessinée, a form she studied at the Sint-Lukas Institute in Belgium. She has published several graphic novels which have been met with critical success. The Two Lives of Penelope is one of several works published with Le Lombard and was translated into English by Europe Comics in 2021.