Crumb, Clowes, Ware, and Tomine together in France.

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Alvin Buenaventura, publisher of Buenaventura Press, took this photo when he and his posse of cartoonists went to France. You're looking at the cream of the crop here. From left to right: Robert Crumb, Chris Ware, Mellisa P. Coats (of Buenaventura Press), Dan Clowes, and Adrian Tomine.

Plenty more photos here.

Alvin also let me know about two brand new very-limited hand-made book releases from BP:

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Swipe File, by Charles Burns.



New Character Parade #2 by Johnny Ryan.