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THE FIRST POST


The First Post is a free and independent daily online news magazine - a place to find out what the news means, a place to read about the issues of the day in short, sharp, informative articles. The following comments by Danny Graydon appeared in advance of the 2007 Comica Festival in The First Post.

The world’s best comics come to London.

Now in its fifth year, The London International Comics Festival, hosted at the ICA, is far and away the best place to find a serious and eclectic showcase of world comics fare.

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Reviews

"...i left the ica full of encouragement and positivity."
Maartje Schalkx

"...the social buzz is what I will remember from the day."
Ed Pinsent

"British preconceptions of graphic novels are changing as exhibitions such as Comica expose the challenging work out there."
Design Week

"...an inspiring look into the creative lifestyle."
Pop Culture Hound

"...chat over beers with some of the UK's coolest comic types..."
Thomas Behe

"This event showcased some of the great variety of manga art styles and artists working across languages, continents and cultures in the world today."
Karl Pell

"Thank you, Paul Gravett, for another wonderful season of Comica!"
Sarah McIntyre

"...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

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

"...will be talked about by those who saw it for years to come."
Bart Beaty