It’s time for Drink & Draw with our friends at Broken Frontier! This coming month we have special guests Ian Williams, Lord Hurk, and Gareth Brookes.
Ian Williams is a physician and comic creator based in Brighton. He has taught medicine and art for years, and has written for various journals. His debut graphic novel was The Bad Doctor with Myriad Editions and is working on a follow up The Lady Doctor. He is a member of the International Health Humanities Network, the Association of Medical Humanities, and joint editor of the Graphic Medicine series for Penn State. He edits the website Graphic Medicine.
Lord Hurk is a comic-maker and graphic artist based in his hometown of Dartford, UK. He has been involved in the underground comics and small press scene in London, self-publishing comics and picture-books since the turn of the century. He co-founded the small press and comics collective ‘The Fancy Butcher’ in 2008. His first graphic novel Ready For Pop has just been published with Knockabout Comics.
Gareth Brookes is the creator of the coming-of-age graphic novel The Black Project and the upcoming A Thousand Coloured Castles in 2017 with Myriad Editions. It went on to win Best Original Graphic Novel at the Broken Frontier Award and was long listed for Best Book at the British Comic Awards. Original work from the book was featured in the 2014 Comics Unmasked show at The British Library.
This event will be Tuesday, July 26th at the Brewdog pub.