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First Look 2012: Angoulême Festival

Posted by Bryony Quinn,

This week we’re looking nationwide and overseas for our first look of exciting happenings in 2012. Starting on the 26 of this month, France’s festival international de la bande dessinée d’Angoulême will be enjoying it’s 39th year of championing the most creative cartoon, graphic novel and comic talent from across the world. A real stalwart for comic world discourse and discoveries, this year also sees the eminent Art Spiegelman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of comic book memoir Maus and founder and editor of RAW magazine, residing as chairman for this years festival. We cannot wait to see what emerges…


Posted by Bryony Quinn

Bryony was It’s Nice That’s first ever intern and worked her way up to assistant online editor before moving on to pursue other interests in the summer of 2012.