2016 McComb Undergraduate Conference on Creative Writing: Graphic Narrative

Multiple participants

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 6:00pm - Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 5:00pm
Peabody Hall

*Graphic Narrative* is the theme of the first Biennial McComb Conference on Creative Writing. The conference, hosted by the Creative Writing Program at Miami University, is open to all Miami University undergraduates as well as select participants from other universities and high schools. Attendance is free for Miami students. A limited number of scholarships will be available for outside attendees. Join us!

Location: Peabody Hall

Keynote Presentations:

NICK SOUSANIS, author of UNFLATTENING (Harvard University Press, 2015) http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674744431

MICHAEL CHO, author of SHOPLIFTER (Pantheon, 2014), http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/237054/shoplifter-by-michael-cho/

Additional speakers to include MICHAEL CHANEY and others.

Other events will include:

* Workshops for experimenting with graphic narrative and visual rhetoric
* Student panels on graphic narrative
* Seminars with experts on combining writing with visual thinking
* Traditional workshops on creative writing
* More 

Sponsored by the Department of English Creative Writing Program
For more information, contact Cathy Wagner