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ALA Annual New Orleans

The 2018 ALA Annual Conference is June 21 - 26 2018 in| New Orleans, LA at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA. Raina will be there for a panel on Saturday and signing books at the Scholastic Booth on Sunday. 


Book Signing
Sunday, June 24,  Time: 9:00am
Location: Exhibit floor, Scholastic Booth


When I See Myself In Comics:
The power of the comics medium and personal identity

Saturday, June 23,  10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Morial Convention Center, Rm 297

As the graphic novel market continues to grow it is creating greater opportunities for stories that explore ideas, subjects and themes that help readers discover what their own identity can mean. Graphic novels have the power to immediately connect readers with stories that reflect how they feel regarding race, gender identity, nationality, or body image. Join these panelists as they talk about moments of revelation in their careers as story

Moderator: Casey Gilly
Speakers: Ezra Daniels, Erin Nations, Julia Kaye, Johnnie Christmas, Raina Telgemeier

    Earlier Event: June 15
    Denver Comic Con
    Later Event: July 18
    San Diego Comic-Con