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SATURDAY EVENTS 17TH OCTOBER 2015

The Wonderful World of Manga

Comics as Music The Architecture of Time and Space: EVENTS A Frank Santoro Masterclass

EVENTS

Date: 17th October 2015 Time: 10.30-11.30am Venue: BAC: Sc1

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Masterclasses

Did you know there is a manga museum in Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan? The Kyoto International Manga Museum OTHER ACTIVITIES is crammed full of manga of all shapes and forms, many of them Japanese but others collected from around the world. You can read manga there, see fantastic exhibitions and take part in all kinds of events. We are honoured to be able to welcome two of this museum’s curators, Sookyung Yoo and Kayoko Kuramochi, to LICAF. Let them take you on a whirlwind introduction to manga culture and to the wonderful world of the museum. family

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&COMEDY IN COMIC ART Workshops

Panel Discussions

comics in performance

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£15

Masterclasses

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Exhibitions

Shiny New Red Shoes

Metaphrog

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Date: 17th October 2015 Time: 11.30am-12.30pm Venue: CCT

£8

Meet writer and artist Seth (born Gregory OTHER ACTIVITIES Gallant), one of the A-list talents in the comic book world. His series, Palookaville, which he both writes and draws, is a mainstay of independent comics. His stories, filled with lost, lonely characters searching for meaning, are deeply affecting and exquisitely drawn. He has exhibited throughout the world in a variety of group and solo shows, his comics have appeared in The New York Times magazine and his illustrations have appeared in The New Yorker and The Walrus. Join Chris Thompson of Orbital Comics to explore Seth’s fascinating world.

Masterclass

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Meet the Creators

comics in performance

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SATIRE

Panel Discussions

Frank Santoro is a world-renowned artist, cartoonist and educator based in Pittsburgh. OTHER His impact on comic art has ACTIVITIES been immense - and he’s never even drawn a superhero. Over the last 20 years he has pioneered new approaches to creating comics, and, in 2011, he founded the Santoro Correspondence Course, a distance learning programme for cartoonists that has influenced a new generation of artists all over the world. Even when he talks about panel layouts he’s riveting. This is a rare opportunity to experience one of Frank’s masterclasses. Taking music as a theme Frank will take you through a range of specific and accessible exercises which will both illuminate and provide a practical insight into his unique working method. Age 15+

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Date: 17th October 2015 Time: 10.30-11.30am Venue: Shakespeare Centre

Workshops

comics in performance

Exhibitions

Seth: The Greatest Comic Book Collector in the World

Date: 17th October 2015 Time: 10.15am-12.15pm Venue: BAC: AR2

watch them draw

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Panel Discussions

Meet the Meet the Creators Creators

£8

OTHER ACTIVITIES comics in performance

Exhibitions

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Exhibitions

The UK launch of The Red Shoes, the new book by the extraordinary creators of the Louis graphic novel series. Metaphrog have built a reputation for inspiring and fascinating young people through their distinctive work. Join Dr Mel Gibson to find out more about their much-anticipated interpretation of this Hans Christian Anderson’s classic.

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Licaf programme 2015  
Licaf programme 2015  

The guide to The Lakes International Comic Art Festival.

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