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Since this year’s Angoulême festival is fast approaching and yours truly will be reporting from there at TCJ.com as well as here, where I’ll be joined by Thorhauge, I figured it was the time to collect last year’s coverage is one place, just to get everyone warmed up a little. So without further ado:

Criticism:
Book of the Year: Winshluss’ Pinocchio
Ruppert/Mulot: Maison close

Exhibitions:
Bitterkomix, Dupuy/Berberian, Hiroshi Hirata, Shigeru Mizuki, Kiriko Nananan, Ruppert/Mulot

Photos:
Full photo reportage
Picture of the Day
FLIX!

Reportage:
Blutch Takes Grand Prix
A bas le président!
Menu & “Misfits”
Change We Can Believe In
ANGOULÊME!

Wrap-Up:
Continental Drift: Angoulême 2009

And just for completeness’ sake, here’s the coverage of the Bunker-less 2008 festival:

Criticism:
Book of the Year: Shaun Tan’s The Arrival

News:
Dupuy & Berberian: Grand Prix d’Angoulême
Shaun Tan Wins Book of the Year at Angoulême
Angoulême 2008

Commentary:
The French “Comics Mafia” and Other Follies

Here’s the complete 2007 coverage. And if you read Danish, here’s Rackham‘s coverage for the previous many years.