The Time for Comics is NOW!

Comics are a format for everyone: from the young girl toting around her worn copy of DogMan to the grandfather who is outraged at the latest political comic shared on his Facebook newsfeed. Generally speaking, the perceptions of the masses haven’t caught up with how far comics have come since the Golden Age of superheroes. Today, a diverse wealth of comics is being published, crowdfunded and shared online, and there’s something out there for readers of all interests and literacy levels…

I’m so happy- my article about the versatility and power of comics has been published by Perspectives on Reading.

Check it out here!

Manga in Libraries

I just finished this seminar for my LIS 518 course (which is all about comics, woohoo!)

It’s basically a Manga 101 sort of video with a few slides specifically pertaining to manga in libraries.

Enjoy!