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Abrams ComicArts Participating in MoCCA Art Festival 2010

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Official Press Release

Abrams ComicArts, an imprint of ABRAMS, will participate in the MoCCA Art Festival 2010. For the second year in a row Abrams ComicArts will exhibit at the show and will have several authors (past and present) participating in panels, including: Jaime Hernandez, Al Jaffee, Kyle Baker, Craig Yoe, and Abrams ComicArts executive editor Charles Kochman. Jaime Hernandez, Todd Hignite, Dan Nadel, and Reinhard Kleist will have book signings at the Abrams ComicArts booth. Several Abrams ComicArts authors and artists, including: Jay Lynch, Al Jaffee, Kyle Baker, Craig Yoe, will stop by to sign copies of their books which will be on sale at the booth.

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PANELS AND SIGNINGS:

Saturday, April 10th

11:30 Panel
Titans of Comics: Living Cartooning Legends
Featuring: Al Jaffee author/artist of Tall Tales, Jules Feiffer, Gahan Wilson, and Arnold Roth
Moderated by: Danny Fingeroth
Note: signed copies of Tall Tales available at the Abrams ComicArts booth

11:30 Signing
Reinhard Kleist author/artist of Johnny Cash: I See a Darkness
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1:00 Signing
Dan Nadel author of Art in Time
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2:00 Panel
The Art of the Super Hero: When Singular Vision Meets Popular Mythology
Featuring: Frank Miller, Jaime Hernandez subject of The Art of Jaime Hernandez, Paul Pope, Kyle Baker author/artist of Nat Turner, and Dean Haspiel
Moderated by: Jeff Newelt (SMITH, Heeb, & Royal Flush magazines).
Note: signed copies of Nat Turner available at the Abrams ComicArts booth

3:30 Signing
Jaime Hernandez & Todd Hignite subject and author of The Art of Jaime Hernandez
Abrams ComicArts table

Sunday, April 11th

11:30 Signing
Jaime Hernandez & Todd Hignite subject and author of The Art of Jaime Hernandez
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12:45 Panel
New Genres, New Readers, New Technologies: the World of Comics to Come
Featuring: Leigh Walton (Top Shelf Comix), Liz Baillie (My Brain Hurts), Craig Yoe (Arf, Secret Identity), Charles Kochman (Abrams ComicArts), and David Steinberger (Comixology) Moderated by: Calvin Reid (Publisher’s Weekly).
Note: signed copies of Secret Identity available at the Abrams ComicArts booth