Comics as Art: The French Experience - Lecture by Luc Morvandiau at Stellenbosch University

the french experience

You are invited to an illustrated lecture by Luc Morvandiau, founder and director of the  Periscopages Festival of Comic Art, held annually in Rennes, France, at Stellenbosch University this Wednesday the 4th of August at 13:00.

Morvandiau will talk about how the development of alternative comics changed the Europen comics landscape and laid the foundation for the global success of Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis and the subsequent explosion of new titles, graphic experimentation and the incorporation of fine art forms into comic art.