TWO PANELS AND ONE SOLO ACT.
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Friday, July 10 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 9
Comic Strips in the Modern Era
Everyone remembers reading their favorite comic strip on a Sunday morning and what a joy it was. Find out what comic strips are up to today with Lalo Alcaraz (La Cucaracha), Hilary Price (Rhymes with Orange), Jen Sorensen (editorial cartoonist), and moderator Andrew Farago (The Cartoon Art Museum).
Friday July 10, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 9
Saturday, July 11 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm Room 29AB
Gays in Comics 28: At the Intersection of Comics and Life
UPDATED: Tue, Jun 30, 10:17AM Creators examine how their queer identities intersect with other aspects of their lives, such as race and ethnicity, religion, and family, and how that influences and defines their comics work. Join Prism Comics and co-moderators Roger Klorese (Prism Comics Board) and Paige Braddock (Peanuts, Jane's World, Stinky Cecil), as they explore how diversity doesn't stop at LGBTQ. Panelists include Brian Andersen (Stripling Warrior, So Super Duper, The Advocate), Kris Anka (Ms. Marvel, House of M, Uncanny X-Men), Hilary Price (Rhymes with Orange), Dax Tran-Caffee (Failing Sky, 2015 Eisner nominee) and Kevin Wada (She-Hulk, Doctor Who). The panel will also include time for fans to mingle and a silent auction for Prism Comics, the nonprofit organization supporting LGBTQ and LGBTQ-friendly comics creators and readers.
Saturday July 11, 2015 6:00pm - 8:00pm Room 29AB
Sunday, July 12 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 4
Harnessing Anxiety for Fun and Profit: My Career in the Comics
Hilary Price (creator of the syndicated newspaper comic strip Rhymes with Orange) talks about the ins and outs of drawing a daily strip, using stories, comics, and live drawing in this visual presentation.
Sunday July 12, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm Room 4