Lucy Sullivan in the Spotlight in latest Lakes Festival Podcast

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 58: Lucy SullivanLucy Sullivan, author of the upcoming graphic novel Barking, is a guest of the latest Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast. Animator, illustrator and writer, Lucy talks to co-hosts Ian Loxam and Nikki Bates about the graphic novel, which, as we’ve previously reported, will launch at this year’s Festival.

Lucy talks about the creative process around the book and the reasons for creating it, expanding on themes in her recent interview here.

Ian and Nikki also take a look at some of their recent reading, which includes Kate Charlesworth’s Sensible Footwear (reviewed on downthetubes here by Joe Gordon) and Jess Lemire and Dean Ormiston’s Black Hammer – Age of Doom.

The Wayward from Images Comics, by Steven Cummings and Jim Zub

Mike Williams catches up on superhero TV and reviews The Wayward from Images Comics, by Steven Cummings and Jim Zub, and Pete Taylor‘s back, to give an update on his The Seven Ages of Silverbeard Kickstarter… with a cold. (Meanwhile, Silverbeard himself is back too, taking over the show!)

There’s also another look at a few events coming up at this year’s Festival. (Check out the official web site for the full line up for this year’s event).

Listen to the Podcast right here or here on the official Podcast web site!

• Download the latest episode of the Podcast on Spreaker | iTunes | Stitcher | Spotify | iHeart Radio

Check out Nikki’s new comic Leaf and buy your copy now

• The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is back in Kendal in the Lake District 11th – 13th October 2019:

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Regular contributors to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast include Tom Stewart from That Comic SmellPete Taylor, and Mike Williams

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The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.

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