Exploring comic books, gaming, and pop culture at the Moraine Valley Library

Scholarship and pop culture meet for this unique event.

The Moraine Valley Graphic Novel Symposium is a literary and learning event that supports the curriculum by connecting popular culture, interdisciplinary academic studies, and community development. This event will support the Library's student scholarship.

Visit the Comic Shop Fair where local comic shops will be selling graphic novels, books, and other items.

Featured Lectures

Sept 2014 Symposium:
Comic Books & the Art of Visual Story Telling
Erik LaGatutta, Professor of Fine Arts
Thursday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m.

Graphic Novels as Literature, Sheryl Bundy, Professor of Communications and Literature
Thursday, Sept. 18, 12:30 p.m.

Gaming and Learning, Jason King, Professor of Developmental Ed & Geography
Friday, Sept. 19, 11 a.m.