Kids Read Comics! ALA! Bookstore events!

June 11th, 2013

I’m going on a tour of the Midwest! Hopefully you can make it to some of my events. These include Kids Read Comics (including a pre-conference for librarians and educators); signings at Green Brain Comics in Dearborn, MI and Challengers Comics + Conversation in Chicago, IL; and the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago, IL. Here are the details:

June 21
COMICS, COLLECTIONS AND THE COMMON CORE
Hatcher Graduate Library
Ann Arbor, MI
A special KRC Pre-Conference for Librarians, Educators, and Cartoonists! Attendance is FREE, but you must register to attend.

June 22-23
KIDS READ COMICS CELEBRATION
Ann Arbor District Library
I’ll have a table with fun stuff for sale in the Artist Alley, and will be participating in programs throughout the weekend! The full schedule of events is here.

Monday, June 24
2-5pm
GREEN BRAIN COMICS
13210 Michigan Avenue
East Downtown Dearborn, MI, 48126
(313) 582-9444
Event & signing with Dave Roman & John Green!

Thursday, June 27
6-8pm
Challengers Comics + Conversation
1845 N Western Ave #2R
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 278-0155
An all-ages comics party! Also featuring Dave Roman, John Green, & Jerzy Drozd! Live drawing games! Book signing!

June 28-July 1
ALA ANNUAL Conference
McCormick Place Convention Center
Chicago, IL
I’ll have a table in the Cartoonist Artist Alley, and will be on several panels and programs!

Friday, June 28

6:00-6:45pm
COMICS QUICKFIRE!
Location: Graphic Novel Stage

Saturday, June 29

11:00-12:00pm
Scholastic Booth Signing
Booth#2505-2605

3:00-4:00pm
Krosoczka! TenNapel! Telgemeier!
Graphic Novels Your Kids Love By Names You Can’t Pronounce
Room: S402b

Sunday, June 30

1:00-2:30pm
Busting the Comics Code: Comics, Censorship, & Librarians
Room N231