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Call for Papers: International Conference of Graphic Novels and Comics

A Call For Papers for the Joint International Conference of Graphic Novels and Comics and 20th Anniversary of the International Bande dessinée Society at Manchester Metropolitan University next June has just been announced. Taking place 24th -28th June 2019 the conference theme will be “Storyworlds and Transmedia Universes“. The notion of a storyworld, or aContinue reading Call for Papers: International Conference of Graphic Novels and Comics

European Comic Art Volume 7, Issue 2

New issue of European Comic Art released

The latest issue of European Comic Art has recently been published by Berghahn Journals, the first English-language scholarly publication devoted to the study of European-language graphic novels, comic strips, comic books and caricature. Published in association with the American Bande Dessinée Society and the International Bande Dessinée Society, European Comic Art builds on existing scholarship in French-language comicContinue reading New issue of European Comic Art released

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Call For Papers: Sixth International Graphic Novel and Comics Conference

The Sixth International Graphic Novel and Comics Conference / Ninth International Bande Dessinée Society Conference, which takes place in Paris in June next year has put out a last Cal For Papers – with a deadline of the end of this month. Taking place Monday 22nd – Saturday 27th June 2015, the theme of theContinue reading Call For Papers: Sixth International Graphic Novel and Comics Conference

Bande Dessinee Society seeking new members

Interested in bande dessinee? Then perhaps you should consider membership of the International Bande Dessinée Society and get hold of copies of the journal European Comic Art. The IBDS is a forum for scholarly exchange on all aspects of the bande dessinée, or French-language comic strip. It welcomes all critical approaches, be they historical, sociological,Continue reading Bande Dessinee Society seeking new members

Manchester Uni to put bande dessinees under microscope for 2011 event

(updated 1 Augsut 2010): Manchester Metropolitan University will play host to an academic conference on bande dessines next year – and the call is out for papers. The International Bande Dessinee Society and the peer-reviewed Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics and Intellect’s Journal of Comics Studies are hosting a joint conference focusing mainly onContinue reading Manchester Uni to put bande dessinees under microscope for 2011 event