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Comic-book festival bows to pressure over all-male award shortlist

Angoulême says it will add female nominees after Daniel Clowes, Joann Sfar and Riad Sattouf pull out in protest Daniel Clowes, Joann Sfar and Riad Sattouf. Sfar said: ‘I simply don’t want to be part of a ceremony so disconnected from the current reality of comics art.’ Photograph: Richard Saker/EPA/Olivia Snaije One of the world’s biggest comic-book festivals has bowed ... Read More »