The SVA community is invited to celebrate the release of BROAD APPEAL, a new anthology of women cartoonists that includes the work of many SVA alumni artists: Amy Kim Ganter (BFA 2002 Cartooning), Doreen A. Mulryan (BFA 2001 Cartooning), Kirsten Peterson (BFA 1999 Animation), Shanequa Roberts (BFA 1999 Cartooning), Junk Kim (BFA 2002 Cartooning), Vanessa Satone (BFA 2001 Cartooning), Raina Telgemeier (BFA 2002 Illustration), Sara Varon (MFA 2002 Illustration as Visual Essay) and editor Dave Roman (BFA 1999 Cartooning).
There will be a premier party on June 6 sponsored by The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA) and Friends of Lulu, a national nonprofit organization that promotes and encourages female readership and participation in the comic book industry. In addition to getting a complimentary copy of the book with the $6 suggested admission, there will also be an exhibition featuring original artwork from the publication. All proceeds will benefit MoCCA and Friends of Lulu. The party will be held at MoCCA headquarters, 32 Union Square East, Suite 600, from 7-10 pm. Please call 212.254.3511 to RSVP. BROAD APPEAL will hit comic stores nationwide in August.
Image: BROAD APPEAL cover art by Jannie Ho, 2003.