Cartoonist, Wizzywig, Hip Hop Family Tree
Ed Piskor cut his teeth drawing American Splendor strips for Harvey Pekar. The duo went on to doing a few graphic novels together: Macedonia (Villard, 2007), and The Beats (Hill & Wang, 2009). His first solo graphic novel was the computer hacker story Wizzywig (Top Shelf, 2012) and he's currently working on the Hip Hop Family Tree series (Fantagraphics) of which two volumes will be available at APE. He plans on continuing the series for the foreseeable future.
Saturday, 1:45: The Hip Hop/Comics Connection Panel!, Firehouse Building
Saturday, 2:30: Everyday Inspiration: What Inspires the Comics You Write? Firehouse Building
Sunday, 3:15: Dark Comedy in Comics, Firehouse Building