Authors Frederick Luis Aldama and Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez venture into the mind-bending world of graphic novels and comic books with a Latinx cultural focus. Assistive listening devices available.
|Where:||Student Union Sabino (Seats 100)|
|When:||Sat, Mar 10, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm|
|Signing area:||Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)|
Frederick Luis Aldama is the Arts and Humanities Distinguished Professor of English and University Distinguished Scholar at the Ohio State University. An expert on Latinx popular culture, Aldama is the author, co-author, and editor of 29 books, including "Long Stories Cut Short: Fictions from the Borderlands," "Your Brain on Latino Comics: From Gus Arriola to Los Bros Hernandez" and "The Cinema of Robert Rodriguez....
Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez is the writer and creator of the critically acclaimed and best-selling graphic novel, "La Borinqueña," which he self-published under his own studio, Somos Arte. Edgardo's debut as a writer for Marvel's anthology, "Guardians of the Galaxy: Tales of the Cosmos," has been received with critical acclaim similar to his initial work with Marvel as curator of two exhibitions Santerians: The Art of Joe Quesada and Marvelous Color....