Carousel: Comics Performances returns with an outdoor, in-person show at The City Reliquary!
Presentations of graphic novels, gag cartoons, and comics as performed by the writers and artists, with slide projections.
Sharon De La Cruz
Brian Michael Weaver
Hosted by R. Sikoryak
The show will be followed by a book signing.
This is an all-vaccinated event.
At The City Reliquary
370 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Saturday, November 5, 2022
Times: 7:30pm door 8:00pm show
There’s also a “Wonder Women” exhibit at the City Reliquary, which you can see before the show:
Jon Allen is the author of the graphic novels The Lonesome Era and Julian in Purgatory, published by Iron Circus, and Ohio Is For Sale, published by Alternative Comics. He lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. www.ohioisforsale.com
Michael Anthony is the author of the graphic memoir Just Another Meat-Eating Dirtbag: A Memoir, and the award-winning and acclaimed memoirs: Civilianized: A Young Veteran’s Memoir, and Mass Casualties: A Young Medic’s True Story of Death, Deception, and Dishonor in Iraq. MichaelAnthonyAuthor.com
Sharon De La Cruz is a storyteller, educator, and activist from NYC. Her research and practice are rooted at the intersection of STEM pedagogy, art, and social justice. She is an Assistant Professor at ITP-NYU. www.sharonleedelacruz.com
Rebecca Mock is a former gifted kid and recovering anime club president. They draw comics for kids and adults in Brooklyn NY. https://rebeccamock.com
Brian Michael Weaver is the totally tubular illustrator of groovy graphic novels (the Joey Fly, Private Eye series) and writer of mondo bodacious picture books (Do NOT Build a Frankenstein!) His most recent picture books, the Flip & Fin series, are, like, in stores now. He’s also known for illustrating Highlights Magazine’s radically awesome-licious Hidden Pictures and magazine covers! FAR OUT! brianmichaelweaver.com
Lauren Weinstein is a cartoonist whose work has appeared in The New Yorker, Village Voice, Guardian and Slate. Currently she is the artist-in-residence at Town Clock CDC, working with the survivors of domestic violence who live there. https://laurenweinstein.com