Official Press Release
Cosmic Monkey Comics & Oni Press are pleased to host critically acclaimed and award winning cartoonists Bryan Lee O’Malley & Hope Larson
at the Cosmic Monkey Comic shop on May 8th from 6pm â€” 8pm.
Hope Larson is an Eisner Award winning cartoonist, illustrator, and lapsed printmaker. Her books include Oni Press’s /Gray Horses/, AdHouse Books’ /Salamander Dream/, and /Chiggers/, coming in 2008 from Simon & Schuster’s Atheneum Books/ginee seo books. She likes cats, coffee and minor power tools, but not all at the same time.
Bryan Lee O’Malley’s /Scott Pilgrim/ series has taken the comics world by storm, selected as “Indie Comic of the Year” by both /Entertainment Weekly/ and /Wizard/, and optioned as a major motion picture at Universal. O’Malley’s accolades include winning the Doug Wright Ward for Best Emerging Talent and the Joe Shuster Award for Outstanding Canadian Cartoonist. He has been nominated for three Harvey Awards, two Eagle Awards, and an Eisner Award for Best Writer/Artist-Humor and most recently for the National Cartoonists Society’s Ruben Comic Book Category Award.
This is a one night only event, May 8th from 6pm-8pm, exclusively at Cosmic Monkey Comics: 5335 NE Sandy Blvd. Portland OR 97213.
For more information, contact:
Cosmic Monkey Comics
5335 NE Sandy Blvd.
Portland, OR 97213