Comic Conference for Educators & Librarians

Comic-Con International and San Diego Public Library have teamed up for the Comic Conference for Educators and Librarians (CCEL). This FREE five-day conference will occur at the San Diego Central Library during Comic-Con® from July 19 – 23. It will explore comics’ role in promoting education and literacy for all ages. Those in the library and education fields are invited to learn creative and exciting ways to incorporate comics and other popular arts into their work. Through presentations and panel discussions, the Conference hopes to engage the community and promote comics as a medium for learning.

Comic Conference for Educators & Librarians: Friday is Publisher Day!!!

Friday’s schedule at the Comic Conference for Educators & Librarians is packed with some of the biggest names from the world of Graphic Novels. A full day of panels will feature bestselling authors Raina Telgemeier, Gene Luen Yang, F. C. Yee, Dan Santat, Mac Barnett, Steenz, Jasmine Walls, Lucas Turnbloom, Kazu Kibuishi & many, many more! 

Registration is required to attend the panels, but the book signings are free, open to the public, and begin directly after each panel. Library Shop SD will be on hand selling the featured books. Click here to view a list of authors signing and books available for purchase.