Main Program: Captivating Comics



 
28 Oct 2017 15:45 - 17:00
/ 4-Day or 1-Day Main Program Pass
Taman Baca. Festival Hub, Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)
4 DAY PASS 1 DAY PASS

Adults read real books, and real books don’t contain pictures. For years, this was (and to some extent still is) how comics were perceived: as childish entertainment. But creators the world over refuse to give in, and have proved that comics can hold their own among the literary heavyweights. Find out how from these masters of sequential art.

Orang dewasa akan membaca buku-buku yang nyata, dan buku-buku yang sebenarnya tidak berisi gambar. Selama bertahun-tahun, ini (dan masih sampai batas tertentu) bagaimana komik dirasakan: sebagai hiburan kekanak-kanakan. Tapi pencipta dunia lebih menolak untuk menyerah, dan telah membuktikan bahwa komik bisa bertahan di kalangan sastra kelas berat. Cari tahu bagaimana dari para ahli logis sekuensial ini.

Featuring

Sonny Liew

Sonny Liew’s New York Times Bestseller The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye won three Eisner Awards, and was the first graphic novel to win the Singapore Literature Prize. His …


Rizqi R. Mosmarth

Rizqi R. Mosmarth, known by the name ECKY, is the Founder FIGHT, a comic magazine established in 2015. He is the writer, editor, illustrator and publisher of Masyarakat Komik Indonesia. …


Ary Wicahyana

Ary Wicahyana was born into a family with a deep passion for art. Influenced by them and his love of Balinese culture, he creates comics inspired by Balinese society, history …


Rachel Ang

Rachel Ang is a comics artist from Melbourne. She studied Painting at the Victorian College of the Arts and Architecture at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University. Her work …



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