Awards | Graphic Scotland and the Edinburgh International Book Festival has established the 9th Art Award for graphic fiction, which will be presented in August during the festival. Submissions are being accepted through July 31. [9th Art Award, via The Beat]
Earlier this year, the Archie Comics folks announced their first original graphic novel, Archie Babies, to be written by Mike Kunkel and illustrated by Art Mawhinney. Now here’s an exclusive first look at a sliver of the story; the book will be out next week.