An Anthology of Graphic Fiction by Students from Newpark Comprehensive

Title: Jam

School: Newpark Comprehensive School, Blackrock, Co. Dublin

Publication Date: May 2012

Description: Jam was created by students from Newpark Comprehensive School in Blackrock, with a foreword by Paul Howard. The students worked with visual artists Alan Clarke, Ruth O’Donnell and Philip Barrett, who also designed the layout of the book. The students worked for several months to complete their stories for Jam.  In addition to working with Fighting Words volunteers to plan, storyboard and write/illustrate their stories, they also decided upon the title and cover design for the book and visited the Graphic Studios in Dublin to make prints.

Foreword by: Paul Howard