“Why isn’t there an indie-focused comic show in L.A.?”
This is the question that led to the birth of Comic Arts Los Angeles, a festival celebrating comics and graphic novels, and the community and art associated with them.
More than 100 artists will be assembled for the fourth incarnation of this yearly event — which launches Saturday — to show people that, despite what television and movies may encourage them to believe, super-powered vigilantes and costumed superheroes are not all there is to comic books.
There are, in fact, comics for all types of readers with all kinds of interests. Additionally, independent...