I will be reading “Boy Loves Girl Hair” and discuss the influence of NYC in my comix with a group of great cartoonists in Soho, NY.
CBRT: BLAME IT ON NEW YORK!
How The Big Apple Influences Comics Creators
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
7:00pm – 9:00pm
The SoHo Gallery for Digital Art 138 Sullivan St. (between Prince and Houston) New York, NY 10012
Tickets: $10 in advance at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/362643, $15 at the door.
The Empire City, the City that Never Sleeps, The Big Apple. By any name (including Gotham City and Metropolis), the variety and diversity of people and places in New York City has had greater influence on comic book storytelling, both words and illustrations, than anyplace else on Earth. Our distinguished panel of NYC-based writers and artists, including
AL JAFFEE (MAD Fold-Ins)
PETER KUPER (Spy Vs. Spy)
DEAN HASPIEL (Bored to Death)
R. SIKORYAK (Masterpiece Comics)
MIRIAM KATIN (We Are on Our Own)
BOB FINGERMAN (Minimum Wage)
–will discuss with moderator DANNY FINGEROTH (Disguised as Clark Kent) how the Naked City inspires and permeates their work.
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