I've been invited to give the academic keynote address at the Michigan State University Comics Forum, Feb. 23-25, 2019. Seth will be delivering the artist keynote and he designed this terrific poster (which even includes an illustration of me!). I'm really looking forward to it.
An archive of my online writing on comics, literature, and culture.
- Race and the Risks of "Kiddie Garbage" Cartooning
- What is an African American Comic?
- Ugliness, Empathy, and Octavia Butler
- How do Comics Visualize Racist Speech?
- Sound and Silence in the Jim Crow South
- Is Comics Reading Immersive or Expansive?
- Blues Comics