Hello comics fans! I’m excited to announce that I will be a keynote speaker at the upcoming Queers & Comics conference in NYC.
I will be delivering the keynote address on the first day of the conference on Friday, May 17, from 7:30 pm – 9 pm. I will also be participating in panels throughout the day on Saturday, May 18. Check out my schedule below. I hope to see you there!
Queers & Comics Conference
at School of Visual Arts, NYC
Friday, May 17
7:30 pm – 9 pm
Saturday, May 18
Romance & Storytelling
11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Moderator: Steve MacIsaac
Fellow panelists: Elizabeth Beier, Lee Marrs, Sean Martin, David Tarafa
How to incorporate romance and love in queer comics – romantic writing, drawing, plotting, characters, etc. How do LGBTQ creators approach stories of love and romance? Do they have special responsibilities, challenges, and opportunities?
2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Moderator: Jeff Krell
Fellow panelists: Kurt Erichsen, Greg Fox, Diana Green
Find out what it takes to sustain a series over the long haul, winning fans and keeping them interested in knowing what happens next – while also being mindful that every new installment is someone’s introduction to the series.