Joe Gough

Joe Gough is a British born illustrator currently based in New York and graduate of the MFA Illustration as Visual Essay program at SVA, 2018. His clients include, The Believer, Variety Magazine, Fast Company and more.

Stories By Joe Gough

The Swift and Merciless Execution of Corrine Sykes

When a wealthy white woman turned up dead in 1944, Philadelphia wasted no time sending her black maid to the electric chair. But did anyone care about the truth?

For My Entire Childhood, My Mom Convinced Me I Was Dying

She said I had cancer, and an eating disorder, and pneumonia. I didn’t realize it was abuse until years later.