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Friday, 20 August 2010

2010 Lulu Award Nominations close next week

Lulu Awards 2010(With thanks to Richard Caldwell): The Lulu Awards Nominations - which aim to recognise amazing comic and cartooning work by and/or about women worldwide - close next week.

The categories include:

  • Kim Yale Award for Best New Talent
  • Lulu Of The Year
  • Woman of Distinction
  • Leah Adezio Award For Best Kid-Friendly Work
  • Female Comic Creator’s Hall of Fame
  • Best Female Character

Eligible comics for nomination in this year’s awards must have been published (via print or the Web) in 2009. Visit the official 2010 Lulu Awards page for more details and to enter your nominations, which must be received by 23rd August.

The awards ceremony will take place at the Long Beach Comic Con in the US on 29th October 2010, working in partnership with the Friends of Lulu organisation to expand the boundaries of the comic book reading audience, and their support of women in comics.

Friends of Lulu was established in 1994 as an organization to promote and celebrate women in both the comics industry and fandom. They have also taken up the cause of expanding the all-ages comic reading audience.

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