Saturday, 5 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., The Fens, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Comics and Graphic Narratives
Presiding: Martha B. Kuhlman, Bryant Univ.
1. "Minicomics and the Graphic Nonnovel," Isaac Cates, Univ. of Vermont
2. "Comics Culture and Community: Providence," Martha B. Kuhlman
3. "'Like Us Be Free and Bold': Innovation, Rebellion, and Self-Reliance in Boston Minicomics," Susan E. Kirtley, Portland State Univ.
4. "The Illegitimate Sons of Superman: DIY Publishing and the Rutland Halloween Parade," Craig Fischer, Appalachian State Univ.
Genre, Theory, Method – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture