Special Guest Announcement: Jason Shiga!
We are thrilled to announce Jason Shiga will be a special guest at the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo, June 15 & 16 2013!Jason Shiga graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in pure mathematics and his comics often incorporate puzzles, mazes and unconventional narrative techniques. He is the creator of the world's second largest interactive comic, spanning 25 square feet and the author of over 20 comic books including Fleep, Bookhunter, Meanwhile and Empire State. He lives in Oakland, California.Jason has garnered many fans from his mad-scientist book-making abilities seen in books like the choose-your-own-adventure comic, Meanwhile, and countless minicomic inventions. His story telling skills also touch readers, as they mix problem solving with a great deal of emotion.There are more special guests to be announced soon! CAKE’s application is open through January 1st. If you make alternative comics, we strongly encourage you to apply!Individual ApplicationSmall Press Publisher/Distro/Collective Application