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Earlier this week, comic-loving Flanders said farewell to Marc Sleen, who died at the age of 92 after a long life of creating numerous popular cartoon characters, such as Bolleke, Oktaaf Keunink, De Lustige Kapoentjes...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #85

November 4, 2016 | 1 Comments

It’s Friday again and that means time for a quick news and links round-up! Terrific news for fantasy fans and especially for author Brandon Sanderson, as it was announced that DMG Entertainment has purchased film...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #84

October 28, 2016 | 1 Comments

Yes, another week nears its end, it’s Friday already and that means time for our weekly news and links round up: The late, great Jon Pertwee is honoured by the unveiling of a new Blue...

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Comics: Dave Gibbons at the Lightbox this week

October 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bethany from the Lightbox Gallery in Woking alerts us to a forthcoming talk by current Comics Laureate, top artist and all-round good egg, Dave Gibbons, taking place on Wednesday 26th October at 7pm, to coincide...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense #83)

October 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yes, it has gotten around to Friday again (already, how the weeks zap past) and that means it is time for our weekly quick-hit news and links digest: An interesting series of events for your...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #82

October 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Friday again and time once more for our weekly quick-hit news and links round up: Boing Boing reports that Portland Zine Queen, literary and community activist Chloe Eudaly, sickened by the city’s problem, especially the...

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Awards: the Young People’s Comic Award 2016

September 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Adam Cadwell alerts us to the news that the YPCA – the Young Person’s Comics Award, the part of the British Comic Awards focusing on good graphic reading for younger fans – has announced their...

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It was a strange morning for Flemish creator Tom Bouden earlier this week, when internet contacts alerted him of the fact that he was the subject of a heated controversy in Columbia, on the other...

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Upcoming: the Safari Festival

August 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Breakdown Press alert us to their forthcoming Safari Festival at Protein Studios in Shoreditch, London, on Saturday 27th of August (nicely timed for the bank holiday weekend), an event which promises: “A new wave of...

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A Target for Tommy

July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Barry Hutchison has posted an update on Beano and Doctor Who scribe Tommy Donbavand. As regular readers will know Tommy (and his family) have been put through the wringer, first of all with his cancer...

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