LEEDS LDC

LAYDEEZ DO COMICS -NEXT MEETING
DATE 30 April 2018
Starts 6.30pm prompt  Ends 8.45 pm (approx)

All welcome (mixed event)
Entry: £1.50   No need to book
VENUE:Wharf Chambers
23-25 Wharf Street, Leeds, LS2 7EQ
Wheelchair accessible

http://www.wharfchambers.org/

GUESTS:

Oliver East – Artist – Talking about his recent book The Lanky which tells the stories of people who lived on the Lancaster Canal. He will also talk about Take me back to Manchester, based on the true story an elephant being walked from Edinburgh to Manchester in 1872 olivereast.art

E. Dawson Varughese – Researchertalking about Indian women’s graphic narratives published since the millenniumworldlits.wordpress.com

 Please spread the word and let others know.

Leeds LDC DATES FOR 2018
22 October 
3 December

Comics Events in the North

6 May
Manchester

Northwest Zine Fest https://northwestzinefest.wordpress.com/

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29 – 30 June
Bradford Comics 
 – part of Bradford Literary Festival
It always has some comics gems and usually a comics fair. Check for yourself there are a few listed on the 30th but there may well be more.
 For booking a stall at the Comico  £20
https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BradfordComico
For general listings https://www.bradfordlitfest.co.uk/

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20 – 21 Sept.2018
Comics Forum 2018 (the academic conference)
Leeds 

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17-23 (Comic Con 22-23)   Sept 2018
Thought Bubble – Leeds Comics Art Festival
http://thoughtbubblefestival.com/

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12-14 October 2018
The Lakes International Comic Art Festival, Kendal

https://www.comicartfestival.com

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October
POC zine fest
– Manchester – look out for details

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OTHER COMICS BUSINESS

Off the Wall Prints – a new project at the Piece Hall. Halifax Nick Jones is considering setting up a new business in the Piece Hall, Halifax. At the moment he is looking for possible contributers/collaborators/Partners. The idea is to sell cartoons, caricatures and prints, (Starting from Gillray & Cruikshank in the 18th/19th centuries and Hogarth etc to more modern eh Searle. If you would like to know more please email him and ask him to send you the information leaflet. Nick Jones Offthewallprints2017@gmail.com