Kerascoët, a husband and wife team of authors of Beauty and Miss Don’t Touch Me published by NBM, are on tour across North America this fall! See below for panel descriptions for three of their seven events, and read on below for a full list of all tour stops.
Friday, October 28, 2016: Booksigning with Nate Powell
Million Year Picnic, 99 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA.
5:30pm – 7:00pm
Saturday October 29, 2016 – Sunday October 30, 2016: MICEXPO FESTIVAL
University Hall, 1815 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA.
2:30pm – 3:30pm: Panel ‘Style & Process’
An in-depth look at the creative processes of four accomplished cartoonists with markedly different working methods. The artists will reveal the steps and stages they go through to take a comic from story to finished product, and explore the relationship between process and visual style. MICE Panels are located in the Lecture Hall on the Second Floor and Workshops take place in the Lower Level of University Hall.
Tuesday November 1, 2016: Columbia University
Butler Library, room 523, 535 W 114th Street (entrance on campus side)
7:00 pm: Drawing the Unspeakable
The Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the French Comics Association join Comics@Columbia to present a conversation with French cartoonists Kerascoët, Pénélope Bagieu and Catherine Meurisse, discussing the challenges of conveying powerful emotions in a medium often wrongly dismissed as trivial. This event, moderated by cartoonist Kriota Willberg, is part of the FRENCH COMICS FRAMED festival.
Friday November 4, 2016: University of Washington
Talk With Professor Richard H. Watts at University of Washington, Department of French and Italian Studies
Communication Bdlg (CMU 226), University of Washington, Seattle
Saturday, November 5, 2o16: Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center
Short Run Comix & Arts Festival
11:oo am – 6:00 pm
Monday, November 7, 2016: Booksigning
Floating World Comics, 400 NW Couch St., Portand
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday, November 8, 2016: Portland State University
College of Liberal Arts & Science, 1825 SW Broadway, Portland
10:00 am – 11:45 am