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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium: Sam Alden and Sophie Yanow

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The Bark Room, Room M104, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center 2 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium is a weekly series by the Parsons Illustration program for artist/writers working in various text-image forms: comics, picture-stories, animation, etc. at which to present and critique current work.  The symposium will examine new ideas for the distribution of print and electronic work that move beyond the existing models of  publishing and advertising. Meetings will be facilitated by a rotating group of practitioners and guest speakers.

Cartoonist and illustrators Sam Alden and Sophie Yanow will be this week's guest speakers.

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Lectures and Panel Discussions


General Public


Art and Design, Media and Technology


School of Art, Media and Technology, Parsons School of Design


Graphic Design and Illustration, Storytelling and Communication, Video, Audio, and Web-based media


Free; No tickets or reservations required.

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