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LITERATURE U.S. TOUR September

Spanish Fever

Stories by the New Spanish Cartoonists

A book tour featuring five talented graphic novelists whose work on the cutting edge of comics has brought about a new wave of cartoon art in Spain. WASHINGTON, DC WHEN & WHERE

September 15 Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain 2801 16th St NW, Washington, DC September 17 — 18 SPX Expo, Marriott Bethesda North Hotel & Conference Center 5701 Marinelli Rd, North Bethesda, MD

BALTIMORE

Spanish Fever draws its name from Spanish Fever: Stories by the New Spanish Cartoonists, Fantagraphics’s 2016 adaptation of Panorama: La novela gráfica española hoy. Published in 2013 by Astiberri, Panorama is testimony to the resurgence of the Spanish comic in the twenty-first century, sparked by a graphic novel movement. Propelled by the establishment of the Premio Nacional del Cómic in 2007, this resurgence has brought about a diverse, unpredictable and fascinating new wave of Spanish comics. This publication features winners of the national prize in addition to rising stars and experimental artists, focusing on current trends in this golden decade of the Spanish comic. NEW YORK

WHEN & WHERE

WHEN & WHERE

September 16 Maryland Institute College of Art 1300 W Mount Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD

September 20 Butler Library at Columbia University, Room 523 116th St & Broadway, New York, NY

INFO

www.spainculture.us

Design by Jacob Covey

September 21 McNally Jackson Bookstore 52 Prince St, New York, NY


SPAIN arts & culture's Fall / Winter 2016 Program