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Lee Lai to be The Center for Cartoon Studies Class of 2023 Commencement Speaker


April 27, 2023

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, VERMONT–The Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS) will hold its 17th commencement ceremony on Saturday May 6, 2023. This year’s commencement speaker is Lee Lai, an Asian-Australian award-winning cartoonist living in Montreal.

Lee Lai is an Australian cartoonist living in Tio’tia:ke (known as Montreal, Quebec). She has made comics for The New Yorker, McSweeneys and The New York Times. Her graphic novel Stone Fruit was released in 2021 with Fantagraphics, Sarbacane, Coconino and other publishers.

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Tags: Class of 2023, Commencement Speaker, Lee Lai, Stone Fruit

Announcing the winners of the 2022 Cartoonist Studio Prize Award

The Beat and The Center for Cartoon Studies are proud to reveal the winners of the tenth annual Cartoonist Studio Prize Award in both the Print Comics and Webcomics categories:

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Tags: Adam de Souza, Blind Alley, cartoonist studio prize, Fantagraphics, Graphic Novel, Lee Lai, Stone Fruit, The Beat, webcomic