Pulp Culture Comic Arts Festival and Symposium

Frølunde, L. (Participant)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conference

Description

Pulp Culture Comic Arts Festival and Symposium focused on trends in graphic novels and leading artists discussing the field.
It was sponsored by University of Vermont and their Special Collections (archives), the Vermont Folklife Center, The Fleming Museum and the Center for Cartoon Studies.
The Center for Cartoon StudiesThe Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS) The Center for Cartoon StudiesThe Center for Cartoon Stud
Keynote presentations by Art Spiegelman, Joe Sacco  and Alison Bechdel and panel discussions among over 40 cartoonists from New England and Quebec.
Panels included Graphic Medicine, Arts Journalism.
I was accepted for participation in workshop "Drawing from the Past: A Nonfiction Comics Workshop".
Teaching artist Marek Bennett led this hands-on, non-fiction comics lab featuring historical archives with materials (such as Civil War photos) provided by the Vermont Folklife Center and UVM Special Collections.
Period19 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
Event typeSymposium
LocationBurlington, Vermont, United States
Degree of RecognitionInternational