Philippe Girard discusses his graphic biography LEONARD COHEN: ON A WIRE with Joe Ollmann (FICTIONAL FATHER).
PHILIPPE GIRARD was born in Québec City, Canada, in 1971. He published his first comic in a children’s magazine when he was 8 years old and has since published more than 20 books. His comics have received the Joe Shuster, the Bedelys Quebec, and the Bedeis Causa Awards. He lives in Quebec, Canada.
JOE OLLMANN lives in Hamilton, the Riviera of Southern Ontario. He is the winner of the Doug Wright Award for Best Book in 2007 and loser of the same award another time.
This event is presented with the support of the French Embassy in Canada (Ambassade de France au Canada).