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Rebecca Kraatz Halifax launch

Posted by on May 24, 2011 in Events | 0 comments

Rebecca Kraatz Halifax launch

Announcing the Halifax launch of Rebecca Kraatz’s Snaps Come meet Rebecca Kraatz, help her celebrate the launch of her new graphic novel, and listen to a 1940s musical playlist! When: Thursday June 16, 7-9 pm Where: The Carleton, 1685 Argyle St PDF press...

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TCAF Roundup

Posted by on May 10, 2011 in News | 0 comments

TCAF Roundup

Just back from over 4000kms of driving to do an event in Montreal and then off to TCAF. I picked up the real Mike Holmes in Halifax, then Philippe Girard in Quebec to make it to the Tru(ish) Stories panel where we met David Collier. The Tru(ish) Stories panel went well, we learned of pedophile priests, skipping ropes, and Holmes career as a stand up comedian. Good times. Thanks to the staff and the Drawn and Quarterly bookstore and goodbye and good luck to Rory. They are so good to me. The next morning we added Joe Ollmann to the car, had...

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Big Weekend!

Posted by on May 4, 2011 in Events | 0 comments

Big Weekend!

The Toronto Comic Arts Festival Saturday May 7th, 9am-5pm Sunday May 8th, 11am-5pm @ Toronto Reference Library 789 Yonge St., Toronto, Canada 416-533-9168 Admission to TCAF is Free. Come find conundrum on the first floor, booth 140. TCAF Signing schedule: Sat, May 7 Jimmy Beaulieu signs Suddenly Something Happened with Philippe Girard signing Killing Velazquez: 9:30-11:30 Robin McConnell signs Inkstuds: noon-1pm Rebecca Kraatz signs Snaps: 1-3 Maryanna Hardy signs her Doug Wright Award nominated So I’ve Been Told: 3-4 David Collier...

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Conundrum to publish Michel Rabagliati

Posted by on Apr 20, 2011 in News | 0 comments

Conundrum to publish Michel Rabagliati

For immediate release: Conundrum Press to publish Michel Rabagliati’s Paul à Québec in English! Conundrum Press is delighted to announce that they have acquired the English rights to the latest book by Montrealer Michel Rabagliati. The book will be titled The Song of Roland and will focus on the life and death of the father-in-law of Rabagliati’s famous Paul character, who has been called “The Tintin of Quebec.” The French edition, published by La Pasteque in 2009, was critically hailed, winning the FNAC Prix du Public at France’s...

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GritLit wrapup

Posted by on Apr 18, 2011 in Readings | 0 comments

GritLit wrapup

David Collier presented Chimo in Hamilton at GritLit this weekend. Audience response to the book, as presented by multi-media artist Robert Hamilton, was very favourable. Here’s a souvenir drawing from the event by Jennifer Jones.

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TCAF signing schedule

Posted by on Apr 12, 2011 in Signings | 0 comments

Here is the signing schedule for the conundrum table at the forthcoming Toronto Comic Art Festival. Memorize this list and come and scoop up the latest books, including debuts from Rebecca Kraatz and Philippe Girard! Sat, May 7 Jimmy Beaulieu signs Suddenly Something Happened with Philippe Girard signing Killing Velazquez: 9:30-11:30 Robin McConnell signs Inkstuds: noon-1pm Rebecca Kraatz signs Snaps: 1-3 Maryanna Hardy signs her Doug Wright Award nominated So I’ve Been Told: 3-4 David Collier signs his Doug Wright Award nominated...

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Interviewer interviewed

Posted by on Apr 12, 2011 in News | 0 comments

Interviewer interviewed

Over at the Daily Crosshatch the tables have turned. Inkstuds interviewer Robin McConnell is interviewed by Brian Heater. It is a three part discussion which touches on many subjects, including of course the process of creating the Inkstuds book. (art at left: Portrait of McConnell via Paul Hornschemeier) Also check out the Inkstuds site for news about Robin’s panel appearances at the upcoming Stumptown in...

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The one that got away

Posted by on Apr 11, 2011 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The one that got away

Here is a Children of the Atom strip that was recently discovered by artist Dave Lapp. It did not make it in the book. Come and find Dave at TCAF and see for yourself. Print out this strip and ask Dave where to use it as a bookmark.

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Title Search

Posted by on Apr 4, 2011 in News | 0 comments

So we are doing something different for Britt Wilson’s forthcoming new book of comics. We are putting out a call to the webiverse to find a TITLE! Take a look at Britt’s blog and website. Check out the dynamic comics, and let us know what you think her book should be called. The winning title will receive a Conundrum Press gift pack (basically a bunch of free books). But hurry up because her book is due to be released in the Fall. We need that title! Will it be yours?? Please send your title ideas directly to the publisher. Making...

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Tru(ish) Stories in Montreal

Posted by on Apr 4, 2011 in Events | 0 comments

Tru(ish) Stories in Montreal

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