Axel Halling

Axel Halling

Save the Date: Comicexpansion 2

The location and date have been set: On September 27 and 28, 2024, the second specialist conference COMICEXPANSION 2 will take place in the Bochum City Library, where a wide variety of comic topics will be presented and discussed. EXPANSION…

Comictalks at Leipzig Bookfair 2024

The topic of manga is certainly not new in Leipzig: The Manga Convention celebrated its 10th anniversary this year, and the halls were well filled with fans and cosplayers. The booth of the Federal Commissioner for Culture and Media, State…

Angoulême 2024

The largest European comic festival in southwest France took place in 2024 from January 25th to 28th. The German-language comic stand, which, as in previous years, was a cooperation between the German Comic Association e.V. and the Erlangen Comic Salon…

The Comic Expansion 2022’s reader online

You can read everything here: All texts written for the comics conference, including the minutes and documentation of the event, which was organized last year with and in the Literary Colloquium, in a digital booklet! Funded by the Federal Commissioner…

Angoulême 2023

It is a first highlight in every comic year. As the largest comics festival in Europe, the Festival International BD in Angoulême attracts over 200,000 visitors to the Charente. Since 2014, there has been a regular presence here for German-language…