James Sturm. Monday April 11 7 PM, Takoma Park Maryland library

James Sturm of the Center for Cartoon Studies, and the Adventures in Cartooning series, (and various other excellent et ceteras, see below) will be joining us here at the Takoma Park Maryland Library to chat about comics, his process, his career, life in general, and also to introduce his latest work:  Birdsong (Toon Books, 2016).   See event details:

http://tinyurl.com/zgtvha4

Here’s an auteur who truly writes for all ages: kids books (here with Birdsong, appropriate for ages 5-8) or his loopy and exuberant Adventures in Cartooning series, to very grown and thoughtful works in his adult comics.   Our library carries the following of these et ceteras:

  • James Sturm’s America: God, Gold and Golems ( 2007) Drawn and Quarterly
  • Satchel Paige: Striking Out Jim Crow (2007) Drawn and Quarterly
  • Market Day (2010) Drawn and Quarterly
  • Adventures in Cartooning with Andrew Arnold, and Alexis Frederick-Frost (2009) First Second
  • Sleepless Knight with Andrew Arnold & Alexis Frederick-Frost (2015) First Second
  • Gryphons Aren’t So Great with Andrew Arnold & Alexis Frederick-Frost (2015) First Second
  • Ogres Awake! with Andrew Arnold & Alexis Frederick-Frost (2016) First Second

 

 

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