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Cartoon North:
Sequential Art in Alaska

exhibit catalog for show curated by Jamie Smith, June 2007

edited by Jamie Smith and Deirdre Helfferich

paperpack, iv + 52 pp, 8.5" x 11"
ISBN 978-0-9749221-3-3, price $12

To order, send a check or provide your credit card information (VISA or MC) to Ester Republic, PO Box 24, Ester AK 99725. S&H: $3 for the first copy, $1 for each additional copy. Bookstores & libraries, please see our sales policies.

Cartoon North: Sequential Art in Alaska

The companion catalog to the first comprehensive exhibit of sequential art and cartooning of Alaska, this book features the work of northern editorial cartoonists, graphic novelists, and sequential artists of all stripes: strips, doodles, political and social commentary, illustration, graphic art, and gags. Historical and Alaska-themed cartoons by cartoonists from outside Alaska are also be included. Cartoonists include Timothy Albee, Jenn Baker, Bill Berry, Chad Carpenter, Ian Colvert, Dan Darrow, Ding Darling, Peter Dunlap-Shohl, John Falk, Inari Kylšnen, Dave Lasky, Layla Lawlor, Chuck Legge, Norman Lowell, Kel Nuttall, Steve Phelps, Lee Post, Jamie Smith, Ben Templesmith, Eric Troyer, Doug Urquhart, and many others.


Contents Include:
Preface by the curator
the Cartoons

  • Historical & Alaska-themed cartoons by Outside artists
  • Editorial cartoons
  • Gag panels & strips
  • Comics, graphic novels, & vignettes

the Artists

Bookstores and galleries carrying this title:


The Annex
2922 Parks Hwy, Ester, Alaska


Bear Gallery
Pioneer Park, Fairbanks, Alaska


The Comic Shop
Fairbanks, Alaska


Gulliver's Books
Fairbanks, Alaska


Photosynthesis Alaska
Ester, Alaska


Title Wave

Anchorage, Alaska


UAF Bookstore

Constitution Hall, University of Alaska Fairbanks campus

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