Saturday, 27 December
145. Graphic Novels as Literature
8:45–10:00 p.m., Golden Gate 6, Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Popular Culture
Presiding: Cynthia Ann Young, Boston Coll.
1. “Alan Moore, ‘Secondary Literacy,’ and the Modernism of the Graphic Novel,” Phillip Edward Wegner, Univ. of Florida
2. “Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home: Modernism and the Graphic Memoir,” Julia A. Watson, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
3. “The Marginal in Public: Harvey Pekar’s The Quitter,” Christopher Pizzino, Univ. of Georgia