We have some pretty awesome event news for our Canadian fans. Julian Voloj will be premiering his comic biography, The Joe Shuster StoryÂ atÂ The Toronto Comic Arts Festival on May 12 & 13th as a guest. Papercutz will also be in full attendance with NBM publishing at table 133 with another specialÂ guest David B. who will be premiering A Tale of a Thousand and One Nights: HASIB & the Queen of Serpents.
ABOUT THE EVENT — The TCAF is a celebration of comics, graphic novels and their creators, which culminates in a two-day exhibition and vendor fair featuring hundreds of comics creators from around the world. Other Festival events include readings, interviews, panels, workshops, gallery shows, art installations, and much more. The full program and list of participating creators are availableÂ by clicking here.
PAPERCUTZ EVENT SCHEDULE — Julian himself with be signing at table 133 on Saturday from 10 AM-11:30 AMÂ — 3:45PM-5PM and Sunday from 11 AM-Noon — 1 PM-2 PM. Julian will also be a part of theÂ Truth Comes Out: Creating Comic Biographies panel on Saturday at 2:45 PM in the Summerhill Ballroom (Marriott).
ABOUT THE PANEL — The best biographies take you on a wild ride through some of the defining moments of a person’s life. But what happens if that person is, well, boring? Or worse, what if you uncover skeletons in the closet of people you admire? Join biographers Max de Radigues & Wauter Manaert (Weegee), Julian Voloj (The Joe Shuster Story), Ho Che Anderson (King), along with biographical interpreters Jia Sung and Oliver East (Ley Lines) as they address the greatest question of all: Is fact stranger than fiction? Moderated by Brendan Montgomery