Graphic Novel/Gamin Stage
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA, UNO
Meeting Type: Graphic Novel/Gaming Stage
Cost: Included with full conference and exhibits only registration.
Availability of translated European graphic novels/nonfiction has increased significantly in recent years, with genre diversity and literary, high-quality production to offer an excellent base for collection building. Come discover the beauty of bande dessinée (French comics), and learn about the rich Franco-Belgian artistic tradition, proven to translate into American reader favorites at any age, from Tintin to Persepolis to Valerian. Meet rising star creators with new releases, including Cati Bauer (Four Sisters), Aurélie Neyret (Cici's Journal), Barroux (Alpha), and Eve Tharlet (Mr. Badger & Mrs. Fox). Moderated by Meg Lemke, French Comics Association.