Our Special June CAKE edition meeting took place on Thursday June 13th, at 7pm.
Two Seattle-based creators were featured.
Our first guest was Mita Mahato
Cartoonist and academic Mita Mahato is an associate professor of English at University of Puget Sound. Her academic work often incorporates graphic novels, specifically those around illness. She is currently working on her own graphic novel in collage about grief and the loss of her mother. View her work in progress on her blog, These Frames Are Hiding Places.
And our second guest was publisher Zan Christensen.
LGBT comics writer and activist Charles “Zan” Christensen founded Northwest Press in 2010. It’s a book publisher dedicated to publishing the best lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender comics collections and graphic novels and celebrating the LGBT comics community. He travels the country promoting and supporting his award winning creators.