Stories tagged CCS Alum

Alum Charles Forsman’s TEOTFW Featured on Wired’s Best Comics of 2013



Wired’s best comics of 2013 covers the span of superhero stories to intensely personal autobiography, including work by Dean Trippe (Something Terrible), Michael DeForge (Ant Comic), Gene Luen Yang (Boxers and Saints), and Simon Hanselmann (Life Zone/Girl Mountain) to name a few.  Click here to see the complete list!

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CCS Alum Book is Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Festival of Book Prize

April 21, 2012toApril 22, 2012

The 2012 Los Angeles Times Festival of Book Prizes ceremony honors the best books of 2011. This year, The Center for Cartoon Studies alum Joe Lambert’s I Will Bite You! is a Graphic Novel Finalist!  Buy a copy today!

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CCS at MoCCA Festival 2012

April 28, 2012toApril 29, 2012


Once again, CCS will be exhibiting at MoCCA Festival 2012.  Students, faculty and alumni will make the trip to New York City to take part in this 2-day (April 28 & 29)celebration of comics and cartoonists. Stop by the CCS table to see the latest comics out of White River Junction, and to learn more about our program.

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Freddy Stories Number One On New York Magazine’s Great New Comics List

CCS alum Melissa Mendes won a Xeric in fall 2010, and her book Freddy Stories is now available for sale on her website!  Freddy Stories is an all ages graphic novel about a kid named Freddy and her adventures with her friends and family, including a big hairy dog named Frank and great uncle Sully.  Freddy Stories was recently listed as number one in New York Magazine’s Great New Comics About Being a Kid, in Order of Sweetness.

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