Harvey Awards Nominees Announced;
Smith & Dorkin To Host Ceremony
Northampton, MA, March 10, 2000 The Harvey Awards
Committee is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2000 Harvey
Awards, recognizing outstanding achievements in comics in 1999.
Named after the late comics genius Harvey Kurtzman, the Harveys
are one of the industrys oldest and most respected awards.
The nominee list has been compiled by tallying nominating votes
from writers, artists, editors, and other professionals involved
in the creative aspects of the comics industry. The complete list
of this years Harvey nominees is available on-line at http://www.harveyawards.org.
The winners of the Harvey Awards will be selected by comics
creative community through a Final Ballot. Final Ballots have been
mailed to more than 2,000 comics creators and publishers. In order
to be counted, Final Ballots must be received back by April 10,
2000. Eligible creators who have not received a ballot should
contact the Harvey Awards Committee by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call Harveys administrator Paul McSpadden at (972) 690-5491.
This years Harvey Award recipients will be honored at
the 13th Annual Harvey Awards Ceremony on Friday,
April 28th at the Pittsburgh Comicon. Evan
Dorkin, the creator of Milk & Cheese and Dork!,
will be the evenings Master of Ceremonies. Hell be joined
by Jeff Smith, creator of Bone and publisher of Cartoon
Books, who will deliver the ceremonys keynote address. Dorkin
and Smith have each garnered multiple Harvey nominations in past
years, and both have received the Harveys Special Award for
Humor. The awards themselves will be presented by some of the industrys
most respected creators, and many of this years nominees will
be in attendance.
Tables can still be reserved for the awards
ceremony and pre-awards banquet. Limited free seating is also available
for the ceremony. For more information about the Harvey Awards Ceremony,
please contact Renee George at the Pittsburgh Comicon at (814) 467-4116
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