HOW TO READ A GRAPHIC NOVEL

Date & Time:
Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 3 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Location:
De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge, 1928 St. Marys Road, Moraga, CA 94575
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Description: 

Graphic novels use the formal conventions of “comics” to tell sophisticated stories, as words and images work together to create layers of meaning. Drawing from Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud, we will discover the craft and artistry of works like Maus and Persepolis.

With Jason Jakaitis 

Related Seminar texts: Spiegelman, Maus (Sem 102), Satrapi, Persepolis (Sem 104)

Thursday, December 2
3-4:15 pm
Hagerty Lounge

Most Informal Curriculum programs have an interactive component; we recommend using both audio and video functions to fully engage with the experience.  We also encourage students to sign in using their real names; complete the assigned reading beforehand, and have access to the text/s during the event.

Contact: 
Satrapi