The Indiana University Comics Studies Group is pleased to announce our first conference, Panels on Panels, to be held on Thursday, February 13th and Friday, February 14th, 2020 in the Global and International Studies Building (Indiana University). For this inaugural conference, we have the pleasure to host as keynote speaker Scott Bukatman, professor of Media Studies at Stanford University.
Panels on Panels is a two-day interdepartmental conference devoted to the appreciation and study of comics, and features a number of Indiana University faculty and graduate students who conduct research and pursue creative activities related to the medium.
Panels on Panels is supported by the departments of French and Italian, Art History, and English, and the Cultural Studies program in the College of Arts and Science; the department of East Asian Languages and Cultures in the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies; the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design; the Department of Information and Library Science in the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering; the Horizons of Knowledge Lecture Fund; and the Robert E. and Avis Tarrant Burke Fund.
Please, visit the website of the conference to learn more about the schedule and the speakers.
We cannot wait to see you all there!