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Beyond Tintin and Superman: The Diversity of Global Comics Reception at UC Berkeley, Friday, October 14 at 5 pm.



Beyond Tintin and Superman:
The Diversity of Global Comics


Please join us for the Brown Gallery Opening
Friday October 14, 2016
Morrison Library
5-7 pm

Brown Gallery Viewing 5-5:30pm
Welcome & Introduction at 5:30pm with Liladhar Pendse, Exhibit Curator
with special guest speakers Ron Turner & Ivy Mills, Ph.D.
Enjoy the Exhibit 6:30-7pm

 

Ron Turner is the founder of the Last Gasp, a book and underground comics publisher and distributor based in San Francisco.
UC Berkeley Lecturer Ivy Mills, Ph.D. specializes in the visual and literary cultures of Africa and the African diaspora.

 
Sponsored by the UC Berkeley Library, the Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, the Institute of European Studies, and the Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities  


You are invited to this exhibit of comics and graphic novels owned by the UC Berkeley Library. These materials often reflect the socioeconomic, ideological and political realities of the societies in which they are produced. To highlight these diverse realities, and to celebrate our differences, this exhibit presents a selection of comics and graphic novels published in many countries. Check out our YouTube video on the exhibit here!

 

Comic Exhibit September 19, 2016 – March 31, 2017
Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery 








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