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More manga as a Fantagraphics kickstarter stretch goal

by dm00


The Fantagraphics Kickstarter to jump-start their spring catalog has added a new stretch goal: if they reach $250,000 (by Thursday 5 December 2013), they’ll “increase our line of literary and experimental manga translation.”

(The Kickstarter page is maybe a little NSFW.)

They’ve been printing Wandering Son, works by Moto Hagio, and will be bringing out Inio Asano’s Nijigahara Holograph.

Wandering Son and Nijigahara Holograph may be pre-ordered as premiums on this Kick-starter.

Cambridge, Ma. 11 Oct.: Panel discussion on Graphic Novels

by dm00

Building Stories cover

The Harvard Bookstore and the Brattle Theatre will have “A panel discussion on Graphic Novels” at 6PM Thursday 11 October 2012.

Harvard Book Store is thrilled to welcome graphic novelists CHARLES BURNS and CHRIS WARE and writer and graphic designer CHIP KIDD for a panel discussion on graphic novels.
The authors will also discuss Charles Burns’s new book, The Hive, and Chris Ware’s new book, Building Stories.

Tickets: $5

The Hive cover

They’ll be having Adrian Tomine, Camille Paglia, and Maria Tatar (discussing The annotated Brothers Grimm) on different evenings the week after.

The Authors (with others, too.)

The Good Old Days

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