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The Cartoonist Studio Prize: The Shortlist


The 10 graphic novels and 10 Web comics up for Slate’s second annual comics prize.  Click here to see the nominees for best graphic novel and web comic of the year! The list includes ambitious work by lifetime masters of the medium and first comics by talented young artists.

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The Cartoonist Studio Prize


Each year the Cartoonist Studio Prize will be awarded to work that exemplifies excellence in cartooning. The creators of two exceptional comics (Graphic Novel, Web Comic) will be awarded $1000 each. Winners will be selected by Slate Book Review editor Dan Kois,  the faculty and students of The Center for Cartoon Studies, and a distinguished guest judge. This year’s guest judge will be Christopher Butcher of the world-famous comic book store The Beguiling and co-founder of the Toronto Comic Arts Festival. Click, here, to read the complete story on

Submission forms and entry details can be found here:

Submissions in both categories must be received by December 31.

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Cartoonist Studio Prize Winners Announced

The Cartoonist Studio Prizes for best Graphic Novel and best Web Comic of 2012 have been awarded!

Best Graphic Novel: Building Stories, by Chris Ware

Best Web Comic: Nimona, by Noelle Stevenson

Congratulations to the winners! For more information about the Cartoonist Studio Prize and the rest of the nominees, click here.

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Cartoonist Studio Prize to be Announced in March

The Cartoonist Studio prize will award two categories, one for Graphic Novel of the Year and the other for Web Comic of the Year. Click here to read the complete story!

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The Cartoonist Studio Prize

February 1, 2013
March 1, 2013

The Cartoonist prize will award two categories, one for Graphic Novel of the Year and the other for Web Comic of the Year. Click here for more information.

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Cartoonist Studio Prize: The Shortlists

The wait is– almost– over! The Slate Book Review and the Center for Cartoon Studies are proud to announce the nominees for the first Cartoonist Studio Prizes. Ten graphic novels and ten webcomics have been selected by Slate Book Review editor Dan Kois, the faculty and students at the Center for Cartoon Studies, and this year’s guest judge, legendary New Yorker art editor Françoise Mouly. The winner in each category, to be announced on March 1st, will receive $1000.

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