/assets/images/newsie.png
Your source for Comics and Entertainment events!
 
This is a Past Event
Signings

Charles Burns, Gabrielle Bell and Tom Kaczynski sign @ Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Start Time: 06:00PM    End Time: 08:00PM

Seattle native Charles Burns will appear at Fantagraphics Bookstore to sign his new book, The Hive, the much-anticipated follow-up to 2010’s sensational dreamscape, X’ed Out. Burns’ gripping graphic novel, Black Hole, is set in Seattle’s Ravenna neighborhood and was serialized by Fantagraphics Books. It is widely regarded as one of the masterpieces of the alternative comix movement. Black Hole inspired Seattle-based Elysian Brewing Company’s monthly "12 Beers of the Apocalypse" series — the latest being "Blight Pumpkin Ale." This event coincides with Elysian’s popular Great Pumpkin Brew Festival at their nearby Georgetown bottling plant, featuring dozens of seasonal pumpkin beers from regional boutique breweries. (Burns will attend the tapping party for the new "Omen" flavor of the "12 Beers of the Apocalypse" at the Elysian Brewing Company’s Capitol Hill location on Sunday, October 21 from noon to 3:00 PM.)

Burns will be joined at the bookstore on Saturday, October 20 by talented young artist Gabrielle Bell presenting her new work The Voyeurs, published on cartoonist Tom Kaczynski’s Uncivilized Books imprint. Kaczynski will also be present with a preview of his dystopian graphic novel Beta Testing the Apocalypse, coming soon from Fantagraphics Books. These two emerging artists will also have an array of small press publications and prints available.

Location:

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery

1201 S. Vale St,
Seattle, WA 98108

More Info: www.fantagraphics.com

This event was submitted by CBR.

 

Does the information about this event contain errors or are changes needed?
Click here to e-mail the events editor.