New adult classes in January

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We’re offering four optional intensive classes this year for adults. All classes are 15 weeks long,  January 11- April 29 with a break during UF Spring Break, Feb 28-March 3, 2016. ———————– Mondays, 6:30-9:00 pm – Comics Obstructions with Tom Hart This class will be almost entirely exercise-driven. We’ll do collaborative comics, non-traditional exercises and experiments to get us unstuck and keep us on our toes. We’ll try collage, watercolor,…

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Article about Tom, Leela and Erin about Best American Comics

SAW teachers Tom Hart and Leela Corman and SAW board of director Erin Curry and friend of SAW Lauren Groff were all featured in this article about The Best American Comics. Read the whole article here: http://www.gainesville.com/article/20141130/ARTICLES/141129646/1004/living?p=1&tc=pg Duck Pond neighbors share ‘Best’ spotlight   Tom Hart, his wife, Leela Corman, and Erin Curry attend a book signing in 2012. Hart, director and co-founder of the Sequential Artists Workshop, was included…

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UF Comics Conference with Trina Robbins and Megan Kelso

The legendary and incredibly vibrant and funny Trina Robbins came to Gainesville this weekend, along with Megan Kelso, creator of Queen of the Black, Black, Artichoke Tales, and Watergate Sue for the 2013 comics conference focusing on women in comics. Leela also was an invited guest. Leela and Trina at Leonardo’s Megan Kelso’s talk about place in her comics at SAW   Trina and journalist/curator Dina Weinstein listening to…

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UF Comics Conference This Weekend March 15-17

UF Comics Conference Come join us for the Tenth Annual UF Conference on Comics and Graphic Novels, “A Comic of Her Own: Women Writing, Reading, and Embodying Through Comics” to be held on March 15-17, 2013. Guest speakers include award-winning herstorian, artist and writer Trina Robbins (Ain’t Me, Babe; A Century of Women Cartoonists; The Brinkley Girls: the Best of Nell Brinkley’s Cartoons from 1913-1940 in 1970); Professor Jeffrey…

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Unterzakhn in French and Spanish

Leela Corman’s Unterzakhn is now a Spanish-language book  and a French-edition, from Ca et La, here And a couple glowing French reviews: http://www.myboox.fr/actualite/bd-nos-cinq-coups-de-coeur-de-la-rentree-ac-17499.html  http://culturopoing.com/Livres/Leela+Corman+Dessous+-5071

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Leela Corman

Leela Corman will be at UF tomorrow evening, speaking about Unterzakhn! 6:15 at Smathers Library. http://blogs.uflib.ufl.edu/news/2012/06/04/authorsuf-leela-corman/

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