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From Earth's end: the best of NZ comics 

From Earth's end by Adrian Kinnaird. When: Wednesday 30 October, 6pm
Where: Central City Library, Whare Wananga Level 2
Cost: Free

Join author Adrian Kinnaird and special guest Dylan Horrocks in celebrating the arrival of From Earth's end: the best of New Zealand comics, a history of one of our most enduring art forms from the pioneering cartoonists of the early 1900s through to the best-selling graphic novels of today.

Featuring stories from 30 of our most acclaimed cartoonists, this new book is essential reading for anyone interested in our nation's rich history of comics and popular culture.

Advance copies will be on available for purchase and signing at the event.

  • 6pm: Light refreshments
  • 6.30pm: Revisiting Earth's End - a behind-the-scenes look at the making of this landmark publication with Hicksville creator Dylan Horrocks

Booking is recommended for this event. Please phone 09 377 0209 or email Karen Craig to reserve your place.

 

About the author

Adrian Kinnaird has been involved in the New Zealand comics community as a cartoonist, writer and blogger for the past 15 years. In 2009 he founded From Earth's End, the first blog dedicated to New Zealand comics and popular culture, quickly establishing himself as a leading authority on local comics and graphic novels.

 

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