Author Talk: Sandrine Revel on Wednesday, 5/10

Author Talk: Sandrine Revel
6:30-7:30 PM Wednesday, May 10, 2017
At the Cambridge Public Library

main branch (449 Broadway), in the Lecture Hall

An evening talk by French cartoonist Sandrine Revel, author of Eisner Award-nominated Glenn Gould: A Life Off Tempo, hosted by US!

Sandrine Revel is a prolific French creator of graphic novels and children’s books. In 2001, she won an award for her work for young readers at the prestigious Angoul√™me International Comics Festival. She has published more than ten graphic novels in France as well as a successful line of Children’s comics. Glenn Gould won her the French Art√©misia award which recognizes female comics creators.

Glenn Gould was a Canadian pianist, a child genius who became a worldwide superstar of classical music remembered for, among others, his almost revolutionary interpretations of Bach. This graphic novel biography seeks to understand the eccentric personality behind the persona. Who is the mysterious Glenn Gould? Why did he abruptly end his career as a performing musician? Why did he become one of the very first of his peers to disappear from the public eye like J.D. Salinger? Sandrine Revel delves into the life of Gould with hand painted illustrations and the viewpoint of an adoring fan.

2017 marks a number of important anniversaries for Gould: the 85th of his birth and 35th of his death but also the 60th of his legendary tour of Russia, a first for a Western artist, and of his debuts with the world’s leading orchestras.

Spring Comics Workshop

SPRING COMICS WORKSHOP

Free! For kids & teens!

Saturday, 13 May 2017, from 1-3pm at the Cambridge Public Library (449 Broadway)

Sponsored by US! (The MYP), The Boston Comics Roundtable, and the Cambridge Public Library

Metaphrog Signing 18 May 2017

AWARD-WINNING GRAPHIC NOVELISTS METAPHROG AT THE MILLION YEAR PICNIC!

Metaphrog are Franco-Scottish duo
Sandra Marrs and John Chalmers, winners of the
Sunday Herald Scottish Culture Awards Best Visual Artist 2016.
They will present their stunning new graphic novel
adaptation of The Little Mermaid in a special signing
at The Million Year Picnic, as part of a
tour supported by Creative Scotland.
www.metaphrog.com | Twitter: @metaphrog

Thursday May 18 4.30-6.30pm

Will Eisner Comics Workshops

Will Eisner Poster Workshops Social
March 12th, Between 1pm and 3pm at the Cambridge Main Library.
449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

TEEN COMICS WORKSHIP!
Teen Room at the Cambridge Main Library.

and

KIDS COMICS WORKSHOP!
Curious George Room at the Cambridge Main Library.

Free open to the public workshops by Local and Boston Comics Roundtable creators.
Join the Facebook even here.
See the Cambridge Public Library listing.

Below is a listing of the amazing creators involved on this workshop.

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