Comics Are Great! Talk at Ignite Great Lakes

August 15, 2011 by  
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So on July 30, 2011, I participated as a speaker at Ignite Great Lakes, the first-ever regional Ignite event. I led my 5-minute talk on why I think comics are so great and how you can be a better reader for enjoying them. For those who haven’t heard of Ignite, it’s a series of 5-minute […]

Ignite Great Lakes – July 30

July 22, 2011 by  
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I’m thrilled to say that I’ll be leading my Comics Are Great! talk at the first regional Ignite event, Ignite Great Lakes! O’Reilly Media has selected 13 of the best talks from the past few years, and I was lucky enough to be picked along with the deserving fellow Ignite Ann Arbor alum Erik Hofer. […]

Ignite Chelsea Presentation: The 21st Century Cartoonist

February 12, 2011 by  
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On February 11, 2011 I spoke at Ignite Chelsea on the role of the 21st Century Cartoonist. During my talk I make my case for how comics are still widely misunderstood and why we need to deepen the public’s appreciation for our beloved medium. Internet access and sharing have mitigated the problem somewhat, but I […]