SDCC ’17 PANEL – The European Comics Wave

Many readers are used to American comics being formatted a certain way. But all over the world the comic making standards differs from country to country. We’ll talk about the BD (Bandes Dessinees) format with a panel of publishers and creators as well as discuss the exciting wave of European comics being brought over to America.

Room 29AB

SDCC ’17 Panel: Comics Supporting Different Learning Styles

This discussion is about the benefits of using comics in the classroom to address the educational needs of differentiated learners. As schools struggle to ensure that students are not left behind in the learning process and to extend curriculum to challenge more advanced students, educators must adapt their classroom to the developing needs of their students.

Join us as we talk about visual literacy and the advantages of using sequential art to help connect with students and convey difficult concepts with ease.

Shiley Special Events Suite – San Diego Central Public Library

SDCC ’17 Panel – Lion Forge Comics Panel – Hear the Lion Roar!

Growth and change in 2016 catapulted Lion Forge onto comics’ center stage. Join Lion Forge along with special guest writers and artist as they give a detailed peek at what Lion Forge has planned for 2017 as well as glimpse of what’s to come in 2018.

SDCC ’17 Panel: Inclusivity and Diversity in the Comics Market

The comics community is a varied community! Come to the panel to hear creators and book sellers have a discussion on diverse characters in comics, finding and audience for them, as well as the impact the push for inclusiveness has had on the comics both creatively and financially.