• Susan Graham - Agents, Publishers & Comics

    Simple Studios - rehearsal space

    Susan Graham, of Einstein Literary Management, will talk about her career, her work and the role and value of an agent to a comic creator in the world of publishing. People have been offering donations to help pay for the room. So if you're so inclined, here's a link. https://tinyurl.com/comicsworkshop $5-$10 would be great! Thanks!

  • Diversity Comic Con @ FIT

    FIT Conference Center

    A celebration of multiculturalism in the comics arts. The is a FREE but separate event. You will need to register at http://www.diversitycomiccon.com Guests include: Roz Chast, Gina Gagliano, Heather Antos, Chris Sotomayor, Whit Taylor, Alison Wilgus, Regine Sawyer, Ahoy Comics, A Wave Blue World, Jerome Walford, Trevor Von Eeden, Rodney Ramos, Glenn Hauman, Vivek Tiwary, Keith Williams, Omar Mirza, Lynne Yoshii, Fabrice Sapolsky, Stephanie Rodriguez and many more!

  • The Business of Independent Comic Book Publishing

    Simple Studios - rehearsal space


    Former Marvel International Publishing Manager Gamal Hennessy will be going over the nuts and bolts of how to publish your comic. From finding collaborators, funding, production, marketing and the legal aspects in this very intense and information-rich seminar. Topics covered: • Idea Generation • Formats • Schedule Management • Managing Talent • Funding Your Comic Project • Contracts • Promoting Your Comic • Distribution • and More! Gamal is a comic book attorney and author with twenty years of experience in the entertainment industry. During his career, he’s represented major corporate clients including animation and manga companies, Marvel Comics, After Shock, Mad Cave Studios as well as independent artists and writers. He is currently writing a book on the business and legal aspects of publishing independent comics, scheduled for release in 2020.