University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

Dragon Hoops: The Creative Process of a Graphic Novel


National Book Award-winner Gene Luen Yang turns the spotlight on his life and the high school where he teaches in his new graphic novel, "Dragon Hoops." He shares the creative process creating this graphic novel to depict the stories of coaches and players in the midst of a championship season.


Panelist
Gene Luen Yang

Gene Luen Yang writes and sometimes draws comic books and graphic novels. "American Born Chinese," his first graphic novel from First Second Books, was a National Book Award finalist as well as the winner of the Printz Award and an Eisner Award....

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