Category Archives: nouvelle france

Anniversary of The Battle of The Plains of Abraham

Two-hundred and fifty-seven years ago today, on September 13, 1759, a British army under the command of General James Wolfe defeated a French army under the command of Louis-Joseph de Montcalm just outside the walls of Quebec City. Wolfe’s victory … Continue reading

Posted in bande dessinée, comics, new france, nouvelle france | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Sneak Peek at Battle of The Plains of Abraham Graphic Novel (Sample Section)

I am currently at work on a graphic novel recounting the siege of Quebec and the Battle of The Plains of Abraham in 1759. In revisiting this pivotal moment in Canadian history, my intention is not simply to present a … Continue reading

Posted in comics, new france, nouvelle france | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Les Loups-Garous du Québec – Werewolves of Quebec

“L’on apprend de Saint-Roch, près du Cap Mauraska [Kamouraska], qu’il y a un loup-garou qui court les côtes sous la forme d’un mendiant, qui, avec le talent de persuader, et en promettant ce qu’il ne peut tenir, a celui d’obtenir … Continue reading

Posted in bande dessinée, illustration, new france, nouvelle france | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Bataille de bouffe pour un continent

The Battle of the Plains of Abraham as a food fight. I proposed this comic for the annual comics competition organized by Hachette Canada, whose theme this year was “food”. I unfortunately did not win, but the creation of these pages … Continue reading

Posted in bande dessinée, humour, new france, nouvelle france | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Jean Berger Project Q & A

As if adapting classic poems were too commercial, I am now working on a comic based on the lyrics of a a song written by an obscure turn-of-the-eighteenth-century Montreal painter, Jean Berger. The comic will appear in a show of … Continue reading

Posted in bande dessinée, Jean Berger, montreal, new france, nouvelle france, Poetry Comics | Tagged , | Leave a comment