by Nancy Powell [CALA kicks off its fifth edition today at the Homenetmen Ararat (Elevate Fitness Complex) at 3000 Dolores St. Los Angeles 90065. It is free to attend, with featured guest Ronald Wimberley. Art by Hellen Jo.] When cartoonist and illustrator Angie Wang first approached pal Jen Wang (The Prince and the Dressmaker) about organizing […]
Here’s the second part of our epic list of new books debuting at today’s Comic Arts Brooklyn show at Pratt. More info on the show here. You can find Part 1 of the debut list here. BTW many book are debuting we didn’t even get to including books by Nicholas Gurewitz and the Silver Sprocket crew. […]
Tons of fascinating and fresh comics will debut at Comic Arts Brooklyn this Sunday.
The indie comics circuit is in high action mode this month, as the crowd moves over to Leed in the UK for Thought Bubble, the UK’s largest comic art festival. This year’s special attraction is Warren Ellis, making his first comics fest appearance in 10 years. According to the PR more than 500 creators from around the […]
Change in direction at VanCAF
Some TCAF 2018 notes from Philippe Leblanc
Men in comics – just a fad or important new voices in the comics medium?
And your 2018 Doug Wright Awards Winners are…
I’m in Toronto for TCAF and I’m trapped in a hotel room with bags and bags of maple bacon potato chips. Oh, Canada! Yesterday it was the Librarian-Educator Conference, and Word Balloon Academy and you can actually listen to my deeds and those of Brigid Alvelson, Deb Aoki, Erica Friedman and Johanna Draper Carlson […]
The 2018 Toronto Comic Arts Festival continues to roll out the news, with the announcement that this year will have two full days of programing for young readers. The kids’ program is moving to the Forrest Hills Ballroom at the Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel, which features seating for 200, plus spaces for crafts and activities […]