literacy


LibraryCon Encourages Libraries to Run Their Own Comic Cons

Yesterday’s recent LibraryCon Live!, a live streaming event from Library Journal and School Library Journal was an attempt at a deeper look into the diverse world of comics in libraries. A virtual convention with comic book publishers, creators and bloggers all working together to promote literacy and storytelling through comics. Here’s how it looked on […]

Creators Discuss The Importance Of Libraries In Promoting Literacy

Bleeding Cool reporter Marilyn Weiss writes: Once again, the San Diego Public Library has partnered with Comic-Con International to bring back their special series of panels called Talking Comics with America’s Educators: The Comic Conference for Educators and Librarians. This is its own free five-day mini conference that takes play during Comic-Con. The series focuses specifically on […]

Things To Do This Bank Holiday Weekend In Birmingham If You’re Wild About Comics

By Olly MacNamee Following in the paw prints of their successful first family-fun charity day at the Cannon Hill Park Wildlife Conservation Park this past Easter, the Wild About Comics team are returning to do it all again on Monday 31st August providing the families of Birmingham one last big hurrah to summer whatever the […]