Friday, November 14, 2008

KOMIKON Schedule of Activities

KOMIKON: The 4th Philippine Comics Convention is not limited only to November 22. It will be a week-long event which includes panel discussions, exhibits and workshops, all happening within the University of the Philippines campus in Diliman, Quezon City.
withUP LUNAROCK and UP GRAILbrings you a week long KOMIKON 2008!!!
Besides the convention proper on November 22, 2008, there will be activities held from November 17 - 21 at the UP College of Arts and Letters (UP CAL) and in the UP College of Fine Arts (UP CFA) for KOMIKON. Our schedule is as follows:

November 17 (Mon)
KOMIKS 101 TalkVenue: UP CFA Auditorium
“KOMIKEROS FOR HIRE”Filipino Comic Artists Working for Companies AbroadTime: 10:00am - 12noonPanelists:
Harvey Tolibao
Wilson Tortosa
Gilbert Monsanto
Melvin Calingo

“KOMIKS IN EDUCATION”Including Comics into the CurriculumTime: 1:00pm - 4:00pmPanelists:
Gerry Alanguilan
Gilbert Monsanto
Elbert Or
Jose “Chong” Ardivilla
Emil Flores

November 18 (Tue)
OPENING of EXHIBIT at UP Faculty Center Galleria 1
UP CAL Workshop: “Comic Making for Writers”Time: 2:30-4:30pmVenue: UP CAL (classroom to be announced*)
Jonas Diego

November 19 (Wed)
UP CAL Workshop: “Old Comics to Modern TV Adaptations”Time: 2:30-4:30pmVenue: UP CAL (classroom to be announced)
Gilda Olvidado

November 20 (Thurs)
UP CFA Workshop: “Comic Writing for Artists”Time: 2:30-4:30pmVenue: UP CFA (classroom to be announced)
Gerry Alanguilan , Elbert Or and Jamie Bautista

November 21 (Fri)
UP CFA Workshop: “Publishing Comics: Mainstream and Independent”Time: 2:30-4:30pmVenue: UP CFA (classroom to be announced)
Speaker: Ian Cang, Lyndon Gregorio, Michael David

November 22 (Sat)
Komikon 2008: 4th Philippine Komiks ConventionTime: 10 am - 6pmVenue: UP Bahay ng Alumni

For more information about the event please contact Rikki of UP LUNAROCK at 0915-4269190; Roja of UP GRAIL at 0919-3354089 or email us at
Official Komikon Site

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