The Slate Book Review and the Center for Cartoon Studies are proud to announce the nominees for the sixth annual Cartoonist Studio Prize. The winner in each of our categories will be announced March 30. Each winner will receive $1,000. The nominees were selected by Slate’s Jacob Brogan, the faculty and students of the Center for Cartoon Studies (represented by Kevin Czap), and this year’s guest judge: Andrew Farago of San Francisco’s Cartoon Art Museum.
The Cartoonist Studio Prize for Best Print Comic of the Year: 2017 Shortlist - Boundless by Jillian Tamaki. Drawn and Quarterly.
The Cartoonist Studio Prize for Best Web Comic of the Year: 2017 Shortlist - Leaving Richard’s Valley by Michael DeForge.