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Australian Comic Arts Festival: expressions of interest

Posted by on November 9th, 2010 at 2:40 PM

The inaugural Australian Comic Arts Festival (ACAF) is looking to be held in Brisbane on June 4, 2011.

The main focus of the event (taken from their website) is “to be an ongoing event that is there to support &

2010 Stanley Award winners

Posted by on November 7th, 2010 at 3:01 PM

Australian cartoonists met in Melbourne Saturday night, November 6, for the 26th Annual Stanley Awards to honour David Pope of the Canberra Times as Cartoonist of the Year. Held at Rydges Melbourne, other awards went to David Rowe of the

The Age: “Hamlet” by Nicki Greenberg

Posted by on November 5th, 2010 at 9:08 PM

The Age‘s review, by Cameron Woodhead, of the recently released graphic novel adaption of Hamlet by Nicki Greenberg:

Now the graphic novel turns to theatre for inspiration. With a cute, surreal and critically acclaimed version of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s

Rolf Heimann on Ginger Meggs

Posted by on July 25th, 2010 at 8:58 PM
Since its creation by Jimmy Bancks in 1921, the Australian strip Ginger Meggs has been drawn by a number of artists, presently by Jason Chatfield from Melbourne. Each artist drew the cheeky red-haired boy differently, yet he always remained recognizable.

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