Thursday October 16, 2014 | 7 PM – 10 PM
Artscape Youngplace | 180 Shaw St, Toronto | FREE
The Jewish Comix Anthology Vol. 1 is a beautiful book containing some of the greatest work by the greatest minds who have imagined, re-imagined, and elevated the comic book medium. For one night only, we will be hosting a party to launch this important work, and raise a toast to the artists and entrepreneurs who made it possible.
With live music, original artwork, autographs, interviews and wine, this will be a comic-book-lovers’ night to remember.
The Jewish Comix Anthology: Volume 1 is a 256 page hardcover collection of folk tales, stories and myths told by some of the biggest names in comic book history.
With over 40 writers and artists, the stories range from spiritual to supernatural to humorous to adventurous to tales of wisdom and discovery. Some of the creators involved with this publication include Art Spiegelman (coming to the Koffler January 2015), Robert Crumb, Will Eisner, Harvey Pekar, Michael Netzer and more! This never-before-seen publication is a must-have for graphic novel and comic book fans!
The Jewish Comix Anthology: Volume 1 is published by Alternate History Comics Inc. (AH Comics) in Toronto, Canada. Click here to learn more about AH Comics.
The Anthology is edited by Steven M. Bergson, MLIS, who is a Research Administrator at UJA Federation of Greater Toronto, Past President of the Association of Jewish Libraries (Ontario Chapter), a seasoned blogger and an expert on the representation of Jews in comic books, comic strips, and graphic novels.