Hull to host week-long comic book festival featuring V for Vendetta illustrator David Lloyd
Marking the BBC’s 100 Novels that Shaped Our World, Hull Libraries will be celebrating the amazing impact of comic novels with a host of workshops, talks and story times next month.
Guests include V for Vendetta illustrator David Lloyd, American writer and illustrator Seaerra Miller, Hull-based artist Sean Azzopardi and children’s author and illustrator Bethan Woollvin.
Councillor Marjorie Brabazon, chair of Hull Culture and Leisure, said: “Hull Libraries has, once again, put together an incredible programme.
“David Lloyd is royalty in the comic book world, with his V for Vendetta illustrations having become iconic. I’m delighted that we are able to host such a fantastic event next month.”
The programme will run from Monday 2 August until Saturday 7 August.
All events are free but must be booked at www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/hull-libraries-14573965599
The only event that does not require booking is the David Lloyd book signing on Saturday 7 August.
Tickets will be available from Wednesday 21 July.