Thursday, February 28, 2008

Symposiums are Totally Rad

Just got this in the mail: I guess something is keeping track of what I’m writing about…even if it’s just some keyword searching bot:

Please post if you think your Intimate Knowledge readers will be interested:

You are invited to Splat! A Graphic Novel Symposium
Saturday, March 15, 2008

We welcome new readers, writers, artists, publishers, agents, and long-standing comics fans alike to learn more about the fastest growing movement in publishing – and meet some of the best creators working in the medium today!

The SPLAT! Symposium will also supply prospective creators with a unique opportunity to learn what it takes to be a graphic novelist. There will be three different tracks of panels, seminars, and workshops, followed by the SPLAT! Reception with Scott McCloud.

The panels will be led by a number of key writers, editors and artists from the graphic novel world including: Jim Killen, buyer Barnes & Noble; David Saylor, Editor Scholastic; Raina Telgemeier, artist, The Baby-Sitters Club; Ted Rall, creator, Attitude: The New Subversive Political Cartoonists; CB Cebulski, writer/editor, Marvel Comics; Bob Mecoy, Founder, Bob
Mecoy Literary Agency; R. Sikoryak, creator, The Seduction of Mike; Brian Wood, creator, Demo, DMZ and Local; Nick Bertozzi, creator, The Salon; and Charles Brownstein, executive director, Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.

Please visit to register
for this unique event.


This thing could be cool. Anybody want to go? I’m sure there will be plenty of HOT BABES, EXPLOSIONS, COOL CARS, PORN, HOW TO MAKE BEER, BASEBALL, FOOTBALL, HOCKEY, BASKETBALL, SOCCER (for the international crowd), BIGFOOT, JELLO WRESTLING, KY JELLY, and CURE SYPHILIS.

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