Laydeez do Comics has announced announce the longlist for the 2019 Award for a graphic novel in progress by a female identifying UK-based creator.

Laydeez do Comics Prize for graphic novel work-in-progress announced

Laydeez do Comics has announced the longlist for the 2019 Award for a graphic novel in progress by a female identifying UK-based creator. Authors were invited to submit a 12 page extract from the opening of a longer graphic work in progress. The longlisted authors are from a range of diverse backgrounds, ages and nationalitiesContinue reading Laydeez do Comics Prize for graphic novel work-in-progress announced

Dragonslippers: this is what an abusive relationship looks like

Laydeez do Comics announces Rosalind B. Penfold Prize for older comic creators

Rosalind B. Penfold was aged 59 when her first graphic novel, Dragonslippers: this is what an abusive relationship looks like, was published by Penguin (Canada) in 2004. It was subsequently translated into nine languages, becoming an important resource worldwide – and has now inspired a new comics prize for women. The gut-wrenching mindset of anContinue reading Laydeez do Comics announces Rosalind B. Penfold Prize for older comic creators