Cover image and promo poster for Kimiko Does Cancer live reading

On March 26th at 7:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) join creators Kimiko Tobimatsu, Keet Geniza, and Nadia Shammas and for an evening of comics being read out loud and discussion about their work!

Where?: Zoom, with info on how to join below.

This event is free, with no need to register. We will be recording the event to publish it on our YouTube with captions as well.

Artist bios:

Nadia Shammas (she/her) “is an Arab-American comics writer originally from Brooklyn, NY now living in Toronto, ON. She is best known for being the co-creator of SQUIRE, a Middle Eastern fantasy OGN set to be released by HarperCollins in 2022. She is also the writer of the upcoming MS. MARVEL graphic novel from Scholastic, and the creator and curator of CORPUS: A Comic Anthology of Bodily Ailments. You can find her on Twitter at @Nadia_Shammas_, or at any small coffee roaster trying to perfect her cold brew recipe.”

Kimiko Tobimatsu (she/her) “is the author of Kimiko Does Cancer, a graphic memoir detailing her journey with cancer as a young, queer woman. By day, Kimiko is an employment and human rights lawyer. Kimiko Does Cancer is her first book.”

Keet Geniza (they/she) “is an illustrator, cartoonist, writer and zinester. Their zines are archived in various library collections all over the world and have been exhibited in New York, Bristol, and the Ukraine, among others. They have taught workshops on comics and zine-making at the Toronto Public Library and elsewhere. Kimiko Does Cancer is their first book.”

Facebook event:

How to join:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Other ways to join:
iPhone one-tap:
US: +13462487799,,92335115319# or +16699006833,,92335115319#
Or Telephone:
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 346 248 7799 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 929 436 2866 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799
Webinar ID: 923 3511 5319
International numbers available:

More info on ways to join the Zoom event, including using the Webinar ID to join in your web browser:

We hope you can make it!

This project is supported by a grant from the Ontario Arts Council.


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