Boston Comics Roundtable

The Boston Comics Roundtable brings local cartoonists and writers together to collaborate, workshop and socialize. Comic creators of all skill levels are welcome at our weekly meetings in Cambridge's Harvard Square, or join the discussion from anywhere on our Google Group.

Our Next Meeting: Thursday, Nov 27 2014 @ 7:00pm at The Cambridge Public Library

Filmmaker Mag likes Dandelion King

Fresh off a successful kickstarter and Participants’ Choice award at the POV Hackathon, “The Dandelion King’s” mobile app, developed by Heide Solbrig and her team to complement her graphic novel of the same name, gets glowing press in Filmmaker Magazine, which praises the projects “complicated strangeness,” calling it “an endearingly personal use of today’s tools to […]

Coming in 2017: “One Day a Dot,” with art by Paroline and Lamb

Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb have a new book in the work for First Second Books: “One Day a Dot,” a children’s picture book written by Ian Lendler.  We’ll have to wait a while to see the book, which “takes kids on the longest journey ever travelled by a picture book – from the origin […]

Franklin Einspruch in “Double Nickels Forever”

BCR member Franklin Einspruch is among the contributors to the new anthology, “Double Nickels Forever,” edited by Warren Craghead III, the book is “a drawn tribute to the Minutemen’s Double Nickels on the Dime album. 58 artists drew the 45 songs on the double LP.”

POV Hackathon Winner: The Dandelion King

The BCR’s Heide Solbrig took her project, “The Dandelion King,” a mobile app companion to her graphic novel of the same name, to the POV Hackathon, an event that provides “matchmaking and mentorship for visionary filmmakers and inventive technologists.” Heide came home with the Participants’ Choice award!  You can see a demo of this app […]

Area 4: A Graphic History

Area 4, a 2-page Cambridge history comic by Jerel Dye, Gavin Kleespies and Roho is now available to read online courtesy of the Cambridge Historical Society Newletter.

Call for Submissions: “Dark Lady,” all-women horror comics!

BCR’s Lindsay Moore announces the formation of her new press, Hellcat Press, and is seeking  submissions for a new anthology: Hellcat Press is currently accepting submissions for our premier anthology, Dark Lady. Dark Lady is an all-female horror anthology. If you are a woman with a horror story to tell, then Hellcat Press wants to read it!  Further details at http://hellcatpress.com.