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Publishing Galore!

As those of you working as comics artist, journalists, editors or authors know, there can be long bouts of work with little or no obvious payoff. And then there’s periods when everything just comes together and your mailbox (physical and digital) is filled daily with new publications. That has been the case for me these last few weeks.

RCOM_COVER_7-02.inddIt started with my latest academic article, Comic Studies in the Nordic Countries – Field or discipline? being published in the great Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics. This has been in the works literally for years now, so seeing it in print was really satisfying.

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Bild & Bubbla 207 is here!

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And the hits just keep on coming. The latest issue of the journal Bild & Bubbla, which I edit, just arrived. Extremely proud of the feature on the incredible Ulli Lust.
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Interview on The Comics City of Malmö

A brand new interview with your’s truly (in Swedish) about the work I do to establish comics in my home town.

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Wohoo!

Wohoo!

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Ola Skogäng in the Swedish booth.

Ola Skogäng in the Swedish booth.

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One of many things I’m proud of from this year’s Angoulême project: the bag with art by Liv Strömquist, made to provoke the French audience.

One of many things I'm proud of from this year's Angoulême project: the bag with art by Liv Strömquist, made to provoke the French audience.

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Chaos at the Swedish booth during the Nordic party.

Chaos at the Swedish booth during the Nordic party.

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THE best Angoulême exhibition this year: Hugo Pratt!

THE best Angoulême exhibition this year: Hugo Pratt!

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The panel on feminism and comics, at Angoulême 2016.

The panel on feminism and comics, at Angoulême 2016.

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The official Swedish dinner at Angoulême 2016.

The official Swedish dinner at Angoulême 2016.

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Chaos at the Swedish party!

Chaos at the Swedish party!

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Animated discussions at the Swedish breakfast meeting with the French publishers.

Animated discussions at the Swedish breakfast meeting with the French publishers.

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Swedish comics present at the Platinum Age meeting.

Swedish comics present at the Platinum Age meeting.

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Liv Strömquist signing at the Angoulême festival.

Liv Strömquist signing at the Angoulême festival.

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The Swedish Comic booth besieged by visitors.

The Swedish Comic booth besieged by visitors.

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Lene Ask!

Lene Ask!

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Knut Larsson signing in the Swedish booth.

Knut Larsson signing in the Swedish booth.

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Knut Larsson!

Knut Larsson!

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Liv Strömquist!

Liv Strömquist!

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Loka Kanarp!

Loka Kanarp!

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Hanna-Pirita Lehkonen!

Hanna-Pirita Lehkonen!

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And now: Karoline Stjernfelt!

And now: Karoline Stjernfelt!

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And we’re off!

And we're off!

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An incredible portrait, by the incredible Karoline Stjernfelt.

An incredible portrait, by the incredible Karoline Stjernfelt.

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Two brand new, beautiful catalogues arrived just in time for Angoulême!

Two brand new, beautiful catalogues arrived just in time for Angoulême!

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Wohoo!

Wohoo!

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Another hero, Zunar, talks about how the government of Malaysia tries to stop him from drawing.

Another hero, Zunar, talks about how the government of Malaysia tries to stop him from drawing.

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On stage with the true to life hero Fadi Abou Hassan.

On stage with the true to life hero Fadi Abou Hassan.

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This year’s Christmas competition at the Skåne chapter of The Swedish Comics Association comprised of recognizing self portraits by comics artists. Some were easy, some were really, really tricky.

This year's Christmas competition at the Skåne chapter of The Swedish Comics Association comprised of recognizing self portraits by comics artists. Some were easy, some were really, really tricky.

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Visiting the Swedish Comics Archive, with Thomas Storn.

Visiting the Swedish Comics Archive, with Thomas Storn.

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After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

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After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

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After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

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After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

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After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

After Work with the Swedish Comics Association.

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