Graphic novels are a storytelling format, and whether fiction or non-fiction, they can engage, teach, and inspire readers of all ages. During this forum you will have the chance to learn from some of the most enthusiastic educators using graphic novels in the classroom today.
With Teresa Radice, Stefano Turconi, Guy Delisle, Marguerite Abouet, Jérémie Royer, David Etien & Nazeli Kyuregyan-Baron (Europe Comics) and keynote by Gene Yang, National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature.
Free for ALA Conference attendees
@ McCormick Place, W183a, from 11am to 4pm
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: