News & Views for Wednesday, May 9, 2007
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on May 9, 2007 - 09:52
- Broken Frontier has an audio interview with Narbonic creator and Modern Tales editor Shaenon Garrity.
- The Comics Reporter covers the Xeric grant winners for this year.
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- Scott Kurtz points out the new revamped Image Comics website. Pretty cool and a good reminder that they do have online comics posted there.
- Bookslut has an interview with this year's Eisner awards judges.
- Journalista! notes that the 28th Yomiuri International Cartoon Contest is open for submissions.
- 9 Chickweed Lane creator Brooke McEldowney announced that Pibgorn (recently departed from Comics.com) will take up residence at Gocomics.com, beginning May 14. (Link from Journalista!)
- Reinder Dijkhuis writes a post called Reconceptualising Micropayments about Joel Fagin's Reinventing Micropayments article at Comixpedia.
- Broken Frontier has a nice write-up of the triple comics holiday that was May 5th: Cartoonists' Day, FCBD and
Webcomics AwarenessOnline Comics Day.