New Haven Comics Fest Poster by Kristyna Baczynski!
Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 10:00am
Sunday, June 27, 2010 at 2:00am
118 Court Street
New Haven, CT
(Just a 5 minute walk from the Metro North train station!)
Featuring panels with and presentations by (longer list coming soon!):
Josh Neufeld, author of "A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge."
Neufeld is an alternative cartoonist known for his fact-based comics on subjects like Hurricane Katrina, international travel and finance, as well as his collaborations with writers like Harvey Pekar and David Greenberger.
Robert Sikoryak, author of "Masterpiece Comics."
Sikoryak is a comic book artist who specializes in making comic adaptations of literature classics, producing a mashup of high and low cultures. Under the series title Masterpiece Comics, these include Crime and Punishment rendered in Bob Kane–era Batman style, becoming Dostoyevsky Comics, starring Raskol; and Waiting for Godot mixed with Beavis and Butt-Head, becoming Waiting to Go.
Sam Henderson, creator of "Magic Whistle."
Henderson is an American cartoonist, writer and expert on American comedy history. His writing and storyboard directing work on "SpongeBob Squarepants" earned him a nomination for Best Animated Program (for programming less than one hour) in the 55th Emmy Awards.
Danny Hellman is an American freelance illustrator and cartoonist nicknamed Dirty Danny.
Since 1989, his illustrations have appeared in publications including Time, Fortune, Sports Illustrated, The Wall Street Journal and others, and his comic book work has appeared in DC Comics publications.
Cheese Hasselberger/House of Twelve
House of Twelve is an independent anthology comic book publisher based out of the New York metro area and run by artist Cheese Hasselberger. Ho12 also sponsors a monthly comic art collective held the first Wednesday of every month at Jack Demsey's Pub on 33rd street in New York City, NY. They have been running since August 2001.