The following list of authors and other professionals in the publishing industry focuses primarily on authors who have worked with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy on recent projects.
Ever since his first foray into the world of graphic novels in 2005 with Il faut tuer José Bové, a scathing satire of alter-globalization activists, Jul has become a huge figure in both newspaper based op-ed comics and graphic novels. His pseudo-prehistoric series Silex and the City, which follows the adventures of the Dotcom family, was adapted into a television series and has been broadcast on Arte since september 2012.READ MORE
Born in Cleveland to artistic parents, Dan Panosian began his career in comics when he was only 14 as he sent an illustration to Marvel Comics who encouraged him to continue his work.
Soon after, he started working for the ad agency Continuity Graphics and for Marvel Comics in parallel. Upon entering the Marvel offices for the first time he was greeted by the same submissions editor who had replied the young Panosian years earlier. On his office wall was an illustration from the 14-year-old Dan Panosian.
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