Ahead of this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival, (11th – 13th October 2019) and in partnership with Lyon BD Festival, comics author and expert Paul Gravett will be interviewing six French comics creators on Thursday 10th October at the Institut Français du Royaume-Uni in London.
Alessandro Tota, Arthur de Pins, Fabien Toulmé, Jibé, Nicolas Wild and Pierre Van Hove – all featured at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival – will be at the Institut français for this exclusive evening. They will discuss their craft with comics expert Paul and will then invite the audience to join them in a lively drink and draw session.
Alessandro Tota and Pierre van Hove will also sign their new book Memoirs of a Book Thief, launched in the UK by SelfMadeHero, and there is also special screening of the animated adaptation of Zombillenium (available in English from NBM Graphic Novels) followed by a Q&A with Arthur de Pins at the Institut on Wednesday 9th October.
• French Comics Affair – Discussion + Drink & Draw 6.30pm Thursday 10th October 2019 Institut Français du Royaume-Uni, London £9, members £7, includes a drink Details and booking here