The Cross Hatch Dispatch – 12.03.10

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[Above, Shawn Cheng’s mosters fight for their right to party(ka). Below, the wallflower Dispatch.]

  • If you have totally forgotten in your post-Thanksgiving stupor, the 2nd annual Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival (BCGF) is this Saturday, Dec. 4! (NYC)
  • In addition to all the wonderful things that are certain to be at this year’s BCGF, Chuck Forsman will be debuting his new minicomic  The Ground is Soft and Edie Fake will debut the collected Gaylord Phoenix.
  • It seems that magazines are loving cartoonists these days! Sophie Crumb’s new book and current solo exhibit are featured in Paper Magazine.
  • Hyphen Magazine profiles Shawn Cheng of Partyka.
  • And Hearty Magazine has a nice feature on Julia Wertz.
  • Speaking of Julia Wertz, she would like you to know that she is having a holiday sale! If you have always wanted to read The Fart Party or would like to provide that pleasure to someone else, now is the time!
  • MIMIOBOT has teamed up with Gary Baseman to make some sweet USB drives.
  • Essex County has been named “Top 5 Novels of the decade!” by Canada Reads!
  • The opening for Graphic Radicals: 30 Years of WW3 Illustrated will be this Dec. 7 from 7-9pm at 475 10th Ave (@36th St). (NYC)
  • The Midwest Comic Book Association is sponsoring “best comic art” prize as part of the Arts in Harmony Juried Art Show. Submit your art and potentially win $500! You can download the prospectus here (pdf).
  • Destructor, a new webcomic from Sean T. Collins and Matt Wiegle recently debuted!

L. Nichols

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