Nov. 13: Comics Studies presents a Comics-Making Workshop at Willis Library

Comic Arts TeachingChristopher Sperandio, associate professor at Rice University in Houston, will talk about comics making and comics research. In 2015, Sperandio established the Comic Art Teaching and Study Workshop, a hybrid research/study/production space dedicated to comics. Sperandio's new book, "THIS YEAR IS NEXT YEAR'S LAST YEAR," has just been published by kuš!, a leading alternative publisher based in Riga, Latvia.

Nov. 13, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Willis Library, Room 250H
1506 W. Highland St., Denton, TX 76201

In-person and Zoom

An Eye for an Eye only ends up making the whole world blind.Rice University Comic Art Teaching & Study Workshop. CATS (Comic Art Teaching and Study Workshop) is a research space and annex classroom for Studio Art based in the Department of Art at Rice University. It’s a repository for original comic art and books available to students, faculty and guests of the Department of Art. CATS has over 2,400 pieces of original comic art from Mexico dating from the mid-1960s through the mid-1970s. These works were featured in a traveling exhibition entitled Between Love and Madness: Mexican Comic Art from the 1970s, held in Berlin, Houston and Chicago.

This event is sponsored by the UNT Libraries and Comics Studies at UNT — a diverse collaboration of faculty, staff, students, creators, and comics fans in the UNT community.

Follow the UNT Comics Studies Blog for more info.

We will stream the event on Zoom as well. Please register here:

Questions: Email John Martin,

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