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The third edition of the CairoComix Festival in Egypt
Egypt: The third edition of the CairoComix Festival – Celebration of the Egyptian artist “HIGAZI” (حجازي)
The third edition of the CairoComix Festival dedicated to comics in Cairo. This edition brought together a large number of artists and cartoonists who presented their own superheroes and who celebrated the rich history of Arab comics.
Indeed, this festival is a real artistic celebration which brought together the general public (readers) with local (and even international) painters, designers and authors in direct encounters.
CairoComix 2017: Hegazy and his work “Tanabilat Al-Subyan” (Arabic: تنابلة الصبيان).
The characters of “Tablat al-Subyan” first appeared in the magazine “Samir” in 1964 (2). And are respectively: “Shamloul, Bahloul and Tambul. “. Very famous characters from Samir magazine at that time. . . We suggest this link on the work of HIGAZI (in Arabic).
Fiche technique :
- Edition: 3
- Period: from September 30 to October 2 2017
- Guests of honor:
- Place: American University in Cairo.
- Cairo Comix Festival Official Web Site
- Archives des CAIRO COMIX Festival
- Archives des CAIRO COMIX Festival – Morocco Comics (marocomics.com)