This wide-ranging talk will cover the journey from small press to publishing house, Kickstarter to the convention floor, as Owen answers questions about his craft and how to make a living in the comics industry. Recommended for anyone with an interest in comics, animation, crowdfunding and film.
Hosted by writer and critic Olly MacNamee.
Owen will be signing copies of his book after the event.
Owen Michael Johnson is a writer and artist from the Lake District. He has been shortlisted twice for Best Comic at the British Comic Awards (Raygun Roads, writer, Beast Wagon, writer), was named by Broken Frontier as ‘One to Watch’ and has been featured in the Guardian and Bleeding Cool. His latest book, Reel Love, is his artistic debut. When not hunched over his drawing table he can be found marketing comics for 2000 AD. He lives in Oxford.