Save the date! December 4th will see the second Brooklyn Comics and Graphic Festival at a new, bigger venue and with a guest list that would be the envy of any show this year, including Kate Beaton, Lynda Barry, and Johnny Ryan. Details below:
In response to overwhelming exhibitor demand, the Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival will return on December 4, 2010 at a new, larger venue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. This year’s festival will will occupy two gymnasium-sized rooms at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church on North 8th Street. As always, admission will be free and open to the public for this one-day event. The Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival is an ongoing project by Desert Island, PictureBox and Bill Kartalopoulos. More information about the Festival will continue to be posted online at www.comicsandgraphicsfest.com.
WHAT: The Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival
WHO: Special guests to include Lynda Barry, Kate Beaton, Gabrielle Bell, Charles Burns, Jordan Crane, Evan Dorkin, Renée French, Bill Griffith, Sammy Harkham, Irwin Hasen, Anders Nilsen, Paul Pope, Johnny Ryan, Leanne Shapton, Mark Allan Stamaty, Jillian Tamaki, Adrian Tomine
WHERE: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church
275 North 8th Street
Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY
WHEN: Saturday, December 4, 2010 from 12:00 – 9:00 pm
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