Gerard Way’s new imprint of graphic novels examines themes, characters and topics that may be considered “”weird” or “fringe” to popular culture, but are incredibly relevant to readers. Through DC’s Young Animal Vol. 1s, Way and a talented host of some of today’s most innovative creators bring these subjects to the forefront in titles such as DOOM PATROL VOL. 1: BRICK BY BRICK, SHADE, THE CHANGING GIRL VOL. 1: EARTH GIRL MADE EASY, CAVE CARSON HAS A CYBERNETIC EYE VOL. 1: GOING UNDER and MOTHER PANIC VOL. 1: WORK IN PROGRESS.Come to this panel that will discuss how these graphic novels from DC’s Young Animal will engaged with readers and patrons like few other works in the industry can today.
Meeting Type: Program
Content Area: Books & Authors
Interests: Acquisitions, Adult Services, Collection Development, Community Engagement, Games and Gaming, Outreach Services, Popular Culture, Readers’ Advisory, Rural and Small Libraries, Special Collections, Youth Services
Type of Library: Academic, Community College, Consortium, High School, Library School, Nonprofit, Other, Prison Library, Public, Research Library, Retired, Rural, School/Media Center, Student, Undergraduate
Cost: Included with full conference registration.