Date: Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 4:00 PM
Srsly Big Deal: Living and Breathing Comics in PDX
Central Library, U.S. Bank Room
801 S.W. 10th Ave.
Portland, OR 97205
From self-published mini-comic zines to traditional comic books, manga and lengthy graphic novels, comics are a seriously big deal in our community, home to big-time publishers, small presses, many independent artists and the Stumptown Comics Fest.
Learn about the cultural and economic significance of comics with:
- Cris Paschild, PSU Special Collections Librarian and Archivist
- Dylan Williams, from SparkPlug Comics
- Diana Schultz, Executive Editor of Dark Horse Comics
- Julia Gfrörer, Independent comics creator
Also experience the unique live performance of mini-comics with Julia Gfrörer and guest.
Space at programs is limited. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.