RSS Feed

Comica Festival

Comica Social Club

Twitter

COMICA NEWS

Aline & Robert Crumb Make Their Only UK Appearance at Comica Festival 2012!

Posted: October 16, 2012

Crumbs! We’re starting to announce this year’s stunning line-up for Comica Festival 2012, the 9th London International Comics Festival, spreading across the month of November and across assorted venues all over the capital. And it doesn’t get much classier than welcoming Aline and Robert Crumb to make their only public appearance exclusively at Comica. The Crumbs are over here to launch their collected autobiographical comics in an essential hardcover compendium Drawn Together, published in the UK by Knockabout Comics. The venue, date and time for your diaries are Foyles in Charing Cross Road, London on Saturday November 3rd at 6.30pm. Sign up right now for the Comica Newsletter to get first notification of how and when you can buy tickets (which will be limited and of course in high demand), or check back on this website regularly for further updates. Photograph courtesy of Lora Fountain.

Read all the latest Comica news here.

Newsletter

Mailing list sign-up:


Comica Events

Latest News

Comica Festival Weekend at The British Library August 15th to 17th!

Call For Papers from Transitions 5 Comica Festival Symposium!

Enter the Cape/Observer/Comica Graphic Short Story Prize!

Ben Katchor in Comica Conversation with Peter Blegvad at Foyles, Wednesday March 26th!

Reinhard Kleist Launches The Boxer at Goethe Institut London, Thursday March 6th!

See All News

Reviews

"The Comica Festival's uniqueness resides in its selection of international comic artists [and] its presentation of cutting-edge themes..."
Dominique Le Duc

"I'll definitely be going to more Comica events."
Matthew Rees

"...all [24 hour comic day] participants felt a huge sense of achievement and satisfaction by the end."
Jim Medway

"...some of the UK's sharpest cartoonists gathered at the ICA in London for a unique test of creativity and endurance: a 24-hour comic marathon, during which each artist was challenged to create a spontaneous 24-page story."
The New Statesman

"It was fascinating and welcoming..."
Mike Leader

"After five years of attending Comica's Comikets, the event has finally come of age."
Francesca Cassavetti

"...vastly informative and entertaining."
Kevin Fitzsimmons

"...Sacco had some interesting things to say about the comics form in general."
Simon Hacking

"With Comica, the ICA is doing what it does best: reaching out to culture's fringe."
Kulture Flash

"...a comprehensive, varied and exciting season that demonstrated the reach and diversity of the art form."
The Comics Journal