Girl Power Comics: Middle-Grade Fiction for Girls (and Boys)

Girl Power Comics: Middle-Grade Fiction for Girls (and Boys)

October 05, 2017, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Celeste Auditorium - NYPL 476 5th Ave

Language:
English

The creators behind some of the most popular middle-grade graphic novels discuss creating stories with strong, positive female characters. Moderated by Brigid Alverson (Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal), the conversation will also cover the importance of overcoming the lingering perception that comics are only for boys. Panelists include: Jenni Holm (Babymouse series, Swing It, Sunny), Mark Siegel (5 Worlds, Sailor Twain), Laura Terry (Graveyard Shakes), Yehudi Mercado (Sci-Fu)

Contributors

  • Jenni Holm

    Speaker

    TBD

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  • Brigid Alverson

    Speaker

    TBD

    TBD

  • Laura Terry

    Speaker

    TBD

    TBD

  • Yehudi Mercado

    Speaker

    TBD

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  • Mark Siegel

    Speaker

  • Nidhi Chanani

    Speaker

    TBD

    TBD

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Categories

  1. Category
    Graphic Novels
    Kids
  2. Type of Event
    Panels, Screenings & Special Events
  3. Venue New York Public Library - 476 5th Ave

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