The First Annual Atlanta Comics Symposium

Event Details
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    • Saturday April 9, 2011
      8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Location: DM Smith Building - Room 105
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Contact

Carol Silvers  404-894-9539

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Full Summary: The Writing and Communication program, The University of Florida English Department, and ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies invite you to a symposium celebrating comics scholars, students, and artists.

The First Annual Atlanta Comics Symposium

The Writing and Communication program, The University of Florida English Department, and ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies invite you to a symposium celebrating comics scholars, students, and artists.

Highlights include:
• Keynote speech from Tony Harris, artist on Starman, Ex Machina, War Heroes, and Spiderman: With Great Power
• Panel on Atlanta Comic artists featuring Van Jensen, author of Pinocchio The Vampire Slayer, and Andy Runton, author of Owly
• Presentations by Georgia Tech students about creating comic books in their English 1102 class.
• Panels on comics and other media, comics and war, and a roundtable discussing the comic book and television phenomenon The Walking Dead

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Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

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Arts and Performance
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The First Annual Atlanta Comics Symposium
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  • Created By: Lauren Langley
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  • Created On: Mar 31, 2011 - 12:39pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 9:54pm