Claudia Chinyere Akole
Claudia Chinyere Akole is an illustrator, cartoonist, designer, and junior animator based in Sydney, Australia.

claudia.akole@gmail.com
Chinyere Zine

Chinyere Zine

A 15-page autobio comic about education, the geographical lottery, and the meaning of a name.

The comic is drawn traditionally using POSCA markers on multiple layers of tracing paper. May 2019.

This zine is 16 pages, digitally colour printed on 120gsm silk finish white paper stock. Cover is printed on 120gsm metallic card stock.

‘Chinyere’ was presented live for the live comic-reading event, Read To Me at Thirning Villa, Ashfield, Sydney on Thu 20 June 2019. This Read To Me was a special event organized as a collaboration between The Refugee Art Project and Newmoon Collective.

‘Chinyere’ was published in the comic anthology, Comic Sans Anthology Issue #4, 2019.

Zine can be purchased here.