Graphic Content: A Panel Discussion
Published on Saturday, June 19, 2010 - 2:42pm
Join us Saturday June 26, at 1 p.m. for a conversation with five DC area graphic storytellers! On hand will be: Ben Claassen (DIRTFARM), Andrew Cohen (DC Conspiracy), Evan Keeling (DC Conspiracy), SL Gallant (DC Comics, Marvel Comics, IDW) and Matt Wuerker (Politico). The talk will be moderated by Washington City Paper's Mike Rhode.
Claassen is a Baltimore-based comic artist whose weekly comic strip DIRTFARM runs in several alternative weekly newspapers.
Cohen and Keeling are both contributors to Matt Dembicki's new graphic novel: Trickster - Native American Tales: A Graphic Collection. Pick up a copy at the Northwest One, Chevy Chase and Martin Luther Libraries.
Gallant's work can be seen at the DC Public Library collection in issues of G.I. Joe, Torchwood and Avengers comics.
Wuerker is the winner of the 2010 Herblock Prize for his distinguished work in editorial cartooning.
Check out Mike Rhode's exhaustive blog on comics in D.C.