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Saturday, July 23, 2011

San Diego Comic-Con Saturday Schedule

Okay Saturday Comic-Coners, here's what we have on the slate. No wasting words here, but an extra long Anders + Brian signing stretch right in the middle of the day for your autographing pleasure.

Signings (all take place at booth # 1629):
11:00 - 2:00 Chester Brown signing
2:30 - 6:30 Anders Nilsen and Brian Ralph signing
3:30 - 5:30 Chester Brown signing



Panels:
1:00-2:00 in Room 4
Spotlight on Anders Nilsen— Comic-Con special guest Anders Nilsen debuts his magnum opus, the 800+-page Big Questions, which he began self-publishing over 10 years ago and which quickly placed Nilsen at the forefront of alternative cartoonists. He is part of the Chicago comics collective The Holy Consumption with Jeffrey Brown, John Hankiewicz, and Paul Hornscheimer and was recently featured in the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. Join him as he presents a slideshow of his work from his haunting postmodern fable.

2:30-3:30 Room 24ABC
The Art of the Graphic Novel— Andrew Farago (curator, Cartoon Art Museum) talks with graphic novelists Chester Brown (Paying for It), Seymour Chwast (Dante's Divine Comedy), Eric Drooker (Blood Song), Joyce Farmer (Special Exits, A Memoir), JoĆ«lle Jones (Troublemaker), Jason Shiga (Empire State: A Love Story (Or Not)), and Craig Thompson (Habibi) about their work in the genre that has elevated comics to mainstream bookstores all over the world.

5:30-6:30 in Room 8 
Everyone's Favorite Red Head, Little Orphan Annie— No, not Archie, but Annie! Famed cartoonist Chester Brown, Dean Mullaney (creative director, The Library of American Comics), Brian Doherty (senior editor of Reason magazine and author of Radicals for Capitalism), and Tom Devlin (Drawn & Quarterly creative director) discuss the importance of the legendary comics strip Little Orphan Annie and the profound influence and life of the strip's creator, cartoonist Harold Gray.

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