I love comics. Here is a picture of me as Tin Tin on my May Adventures!
First up, I’ll be at TCAF (Toronto Comics Arts Festival) this weekend with a slew of amazingly awesome comic peeps, including my cohort in Jane-ness the fabulous Jim Rugg! (we’ll be in Pittsburgh together next weekend, too. He has the info)
TCAF is at The Toronto Reference Library
789 Yonge St.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
on Saturday May 9th and Sunday May 10th.
My panesl are both on :
Sunday May 10th
12:30pm-1:30pm: Graphic Novels for Young Adults
Creators of young adult comics and graphic novels discuss what it’s like to write, illustrate and create for teen readers. Panelists include Nate Powell (Swallow Me Whole), Cecil Castellucci (The Plain Janes), Derek Kirk Kim (Eternal Sunshine), Jeff Lemire (The Essex County Trilogy) and Mariko Tamaki (Skim). Moderated by Stacy King, middle grade author and Marketing Manager of UDON Kids.
Learning Centre 2
1:30pm-2:30pm: Reading: Cecil Castellucci
Cecil Castellucci is the author of the young adult graphic novels The P.L.A.I.N Janes and Janes In Love, and a plethora of great YA Novels! Join Cecil as she reads from her works in this special presentation for the Toronto Comic Arts Festival!
Toronto Star Presentation Area, Lower Level