Graphic Brighton 2015
April 25, 2015
— Comic collaborators
This year’s Graphic Brighton event takes place on 1st and 2nd May at the University of Brighton,
58-67 Grand Parade, BN2 0JY
Now part of the Brighton Fringe Festival, where you can book tickets;
The Friday night sees a panel on Gay Manga, Yaoi and Japanese style art in LGBT themed comics followed by a ‘Pecha Kucha’ style presentation by a dozen local cartoonists sponsored by Myriad Editions.
On Saturday, there are seven panels to choose from on subjects such as:
Non-Visual Autism, Pregnancy, depictions of Ethnic minorities and Elderly in comics, the History of Marginalised groups in comic strips and much more.
Advanced booking advised – please note due to the style of the Fringe Box Office, if you’re coming both days, you have to book a ticket for both days even though the Friday is free!
Guests include: Patrice Aggs, Henny Beaumont, Francesca Cassavetti, Kate Evans, Karrie Fransman, Ilya, Dr Muna Al-Jawad, Chie Kutsuwada, Dan Locke, Laura Malacart, Corinne Pearlman, Tim Pilcher, Warren Pleece, Ian Rakoff, Inko Ai Takita-Lucas, Emma Vieceli, Nye Wright and more!
Curated by Barbara Chamberlin, Alex Fitch and Paul Slater