Comics are hugely popular throughout the world and every country has its own unique comics culture. Come hear how fandom and creator processes differ in other places, and how much common ground we really do share.
With Teresa Radice, Marguerite Abouet, Nazeli Kyuregyan-Baron (Europe Comics); hosted by Tina Coleman.
Free for ALA Conference attendees
1 – 2:30 pm @ Hyatt Regency McCormick, Jackson Park/CC 10AB
Chaniartoon is an annual festival dedicated to comic, illustration, animation and game design. It presents every year innovative Augmented and Virtual Reality content. Every year there is a 3-day Artist Alley, several workshops and presentations, online and physical screenings, exhibition of comic artists, comic and animation awards and many other events. It takes place in the beautiful scenery of Chania-Crete.
Comics festival across Canada are thrilled to announce a month-long digital initiative called #CanCAF. Each participating festival or event is programming a variety of comics related events, from workshops to interviews, live drawing to panel discussions, podcasts to videocasts, and you can check out the #CanCAF tag across to social media to see the great material being created.
#CanCAF is a joint initiative of, and presented by: