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Angouleme 2018 – Counting down

January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s the New Year! And so everybody who’s even slightly interested in comics is either preparing to go to the French city of Angoulême for the 45th edition of the International Comics Festival, or finding bad...

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This morning I was at the launch for the programme for the 2016 Edinburgh International Book Festival and, as is now fairly traditional on here, I’ve been scanning through the huge programme – over eight...

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I know, I’m running a bit late with my overviews, and we’ve already missed some nice get-togethers (the Romics festival in Rome, the Lodz festival, or the 25th anniversary of the Belgian Comic Strip Centre)....

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Details of events at this year’s East London Comics and Arts Festival (ELCAF), due to take place on Saturday 14th of June (yes, summer seems a long way away right now in chilly, windy January,...

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Comics: the Angouleme Grand Prix contender

January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tom Spurgeon on the excellent Comics Reporter brings news of the creators under consideration for the prestigious Grand Prix at the Angoulême festival, the 41st edition of which kicks off on January 30th. Just have...

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ELCAF 2013 report: burgers and art

June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

A disclaimer before we start: I never go to conventions or festivals in ‘journalist/writer’ mode; the ones I do attend I go because I want to attend, because the artists and events interest me and...

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Leeds Thought Bubble is a really enjoyable and very accessible convention and comic festival (or I certainly thought so – see here). But from 2011 the convention will be growing in size – from 1 to 2...

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