Drawing Your Attention: Comics and the Graphic Novel

Image by Andeel (Toktok)

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An illustrated discussion about the influence of comics and graphic novels across the Arab world

Across the Arab world comics and graphic novels are fast becoming a key fixture in the literary landscape. International comics authority, Paul Gravett, who was co-curator of ‘Comics Unmasked’ at the British Library, chairs an illustrated discussion with pioneers of the form including Lena Merhej, co-founder of the Samandal collective in Lebanon, Andeel, co-founder of Egypt’s Arabic comic magazine Tok-Tok, and Libyan-British manga-influenced comic writer and artist, Asia Alfasi.


Name: Drawing Your Attention: Comics and the Graphic Novel
Where: Conference Centre
The British Library
96 Euston Road
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When: -
Price: Full Price: £5.00
Senior 60+: £4.00
Student: £3.00
Registered Unemployed: £3.00
Under 18: £3.00
Friend of the BL: £3.00
Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546