Transmit Culture: A Panel Discussion about Comic and Graphic Novel Publishing

Date(s) - 05/16/2013
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

5th Avenue Cinema
510 SW Hall St --Portland

Portland State University’s Master’s program in Book Publishing, along with Ooligan Press, is excited to host a panel discussion about comic and graphic novel publishing. Doors will open at 7 p.m. at the 5th Avenue Cinema, 510 SW Hall St. Portland, on Thursday, May 16, 2013. Refreshments and time for mingling will precede the discussion, which begins at 7:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public, although there is a suggested donation of $5–10.

Panelists include distinguished figures in the vibrant Oregon comics scene: Chris Ross, the Director of Digital Publishing and in-house book designer for Top Shelf Comix; Sarah Mirk, the Online Editor of Bitch Media and the force behind the Oregon History Comics; Spencer Newlin-Cushing, the Assistant Editor at Dark Horse Comics; and Jason Leivian, owner and curator of Floating World Comics. Moderator Todd Sattersten is the author of Every Book Is a Startup.

Free to all, with a suggested donation of $5-$10.