Discount and free shipping on May Day comic until May 31st

April 3, 2013May Day News

If you order before May 31 2015, bulk orders of the Canadian, union-made comic “May Day: A Graphic History of Protest” will receive 40% off and free shipping!  The lessons of the May Day comic and Canadian labour history are relevant all year and can help spark important conversations about our strategies and struggles for … Read More

Get involved with the Graphic History Project

September 4, 2012GHP News

Download information as a PDF here: GHP Callout Fall 2012 Illustrate! Educate! Organize! Get involved with the Graphic History Project Paul Buhle and the Graphic History Collective are calling for activists, artists, academics, and designers to participate in the Graphic History Project, a project about graphic activism. Our intention is to produce new politically relevant graphic histories … Read More

Open Book Toronto

May 10, 2012GHC News

The Graphic History Collective did a written interview with Open Book Toronto about the May Day comic. “Today the Collective takes on the Open Book Dirty Dozen, a free-form interview where authors and creators are asked to share 12 unexpected facts about themselves. Read on to hear from the Collective about bicycles, bookstores and secret … Read More

May Day – and Open Door Toronto

May 1, 2012May Day News

May Day! See you in the streets. Preview of May Day: A Graphic History of Protest is featured on Open Door Toronto today. Stay tuned for a longer interview published with them on May 10th.

Praise for May Day comic

April 27, 2012May Day Comic, May Day News, Media

These people said nice things about us. We’d be too shy to talk to them at a party, so a big ‘thanks’ for us over here at the Graphic History Collective. “May Day is a grand experiment in reviving the traditional holiday of working people, with lively comic art adding a new dimension to themes that … Read More

Published with Between the Lines May 1st 2012

April 27, 2012May Day Comic, May Day News

The Graphic History Collective is thrilled that May Day: a graphic history of protest is being published on May 1st 2012 by Between the Lines Press. We are trying to spread the word through our networks and the labour movement. Bulk orders over 50 before May 30th receive 40% off. We have had many union locals purchasing pre-orders … Read More

May Day on Rabble.ca

April 26, 2012May Day News, Media

On Rabble.ca today: “An announcement of spring, dancing around a pole, crowning a queen, fertility rituals, assorted festivities — joyful community celebrations of the month of May can be traced back through the ages. May Day or International Workers’ Day — another way of observing the first day of May throughout the world — is … Read More