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Cover for "Best American Comics 2019," the top half depicting a large woman's face looking into a four paneled window at another woman baking, the bottom half shows the original woman reading a comic of the woman baking.

MFA Visual Narrative faculty Bill Kartalopoulos has a full Fall 2019!

Bill Kartalopoulos will be launching THE BEST AMERICAN COMICS 2019, Guest Edited by Jillian Tamaki, at the STRAND on October 1st. He’ll be moderating a conversation with five contributors to this year’s volume: E. A. Bethea, Xia Gordon, Laura Lannes, Leslie Stein, and Lauren Weinstein.

BEST AMERICAN COMICS PANEL
Strand Books, Rare Book Room
Tuesday, October 1, 7:00 pm
FULL EVENT INFO:
https://www.strandbooks.com/event/best%2Damerican%2Dcomics%2D2019

Bill was recently in Paris, France where he curated an exhibit of work by MARK NEWGARDEN and MEGAN MONTAGUE CASH, which opened on FRIDAY, September 27 at the Point Ephémère as part of the excellent Formula Bula festival. Other guests this year include Emil Ferris, Blutch, and Jean-Pierre Dionnet.

MORE INFO: http://formulabula.fr

Additionally, Bill will be doing another BEST AMERICAN COMICS panel at the MIAMI BOOK FAIR this November. There he’ll be speaking with Ben Passmore, Angie Wang, and Connor Willumsen.

MORE INFO: https://www.miamibookfair.com

If you meet him at any of these events, tell him we say hi!