May 11: 2019 Doug Wright Awards Ceremony

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2019 Doug Wright Awards Ceremony
Forest Hill Ballroom, Marriott Bloor Yorkville

Saturday, May 11th, 2019
8pm – 10pm
Free

Join some of the best and brightest in Canadian cartooning for the 15th annual Doug Wright Awards, recognizing the year’s best Canadian comics.

Each year, the Doug Wright Awards inducts Canadian cartoonists to the Giants of the North Canadian Cartooning Hall of Fame. This year’s Giants are Fiona Smyth, an artist and teacher known for her groundbreaking comics tackling female sexuality, and Alootook Ipellie (1951–2007) a multi-faceted artist, writer, activist, and cartoonist recognized for his satirical comics about Inuit life in Canada.

The 15th annual Doug Wright Awards will be hosted by Steve Manale.

For more info on the Doug Wright Awards and this year’s nominees, please visit their website: Link

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