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Friday, October 25 • 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Myth and Folklore in Comics

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Comics and graphic novels are rich storytelling medias.  And they are just the latest to delve into cultural histories for the myths, legends and folklore that captivated people for millennia and bring them to the page in an unique mix of word and art.

This panel will speak about how comics influence these stories and in turn, how myths and folklore have left a lasting mark on comics.

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Johnnie Christmas

Artist
Johnnie Christmas is a #1 New York Times Best Selling graphic novelist. Best known for co-creating the series ANGEL CATBIRD with celebrated writer Margaret Atwood. He’s adapted William Gibson’s lost screenplay for ALIEN 3 into a critically acclaimed graphic novel of the same name... Read More →
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Renée Nault

Artist
Renée Nault recently collaborated with novelist Margaret Atwood to adapt her classic dystopian work, The Handmaid's Tale, into a bestselling graphic novel. A Canadian artist and writer, Nault is known for her vivid watercolour dreamscapes, where folklore and pop culture come together... Read More →


Friday October 25, 2019 6:45pm - 7:30pm ADT
Room 103 1st Floor, Convention Level, HCC