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Uptown Comics Fest: Mini-Fest

WHEN: Sunday, September 18, 12-4pm
WHERE: Pat’s Lawn, Inwood Hill Park (Near 218th and Indian Road)
WHAT: Author Signings, Panels, Workshops, Giveaways, and More!
COMPLETE SCHEDULE TBA
MEET-THE-AUTHOR SIGNINGS:
Kayla Miller, CLICK Series
Sandy Jimenez, WW3 Contributor
Kelly Fernandez, MANU (2022)
Sharon Lee De La Cruz, I’m a Wild Seed (2021)
Hazel Newlevant, NO IVY LEAGUE (2021)
Jason (of Dan and Jason), BLUE, BARRY AND PANCAKES series
Sara Gómez-Woolley, PIRATE QUEENS: the Dauntless Women who Dared to sail the High Seas (2022)
Alitha Martinez, NUBIA (2022)
1:45–2:30pm: Isabel Roxas & Mika Song Joint signing

4 PANELS:
12pm – Drawing Bodies: Aatmaja Pandya, Bishakh Som, Hazel Newlevant and Daisy Ruiz
1pm – Teaching Comics: Paula Hewitt Amram (Artist and Teacher, SVA), Sara Gómez-Woolley (Artist and Teacher, CUNY), Alitha Martinez (Artist and Teacher, SVA) & Renee Scott (NYPL Librarian)
2pm – Getting Started in Comics: Eric Battle (Artist), C.B. Cebulski (Editor-in-Chief of Marvel), Liz Frances (Editor-in-Chief of Street Noise Books), & Alitha Martinez (Artist); moderated by Sara Gomez-Woolley
3pm – Graffiti and Comics: Dister Rondon, Rammer Martínez Sánchez, & Carlos Feegz Martínez Dominguez; moderated by Sandy Jimenez

WORKSHOPS
Intro to Tabletop Role Playing Games with Plato Learning
Story Boarding Workshop with Uptown Stories
Zine Workshop with Carlos Quispe
 and more!

Uptown Kid Lit 2022 is made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement, a regrant program supported by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature and administered by LMCC. 

The event is finished.

Date

Sep 18 2022
Expired!

Time

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost

Free
Pat's Lawn

Location

Pat's Lawn
Near the Inwood Hill Nature Center, West 218th Street, New York, NY
Word Up Community Bookshop / Librería Comunitaria

Organizer

Word Up Community Bookshop / Librería Comunitaria
Phone
(347) 688-4456
Website
https://www.wordupbooks.com

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