Comics Arts Conference at Comic-Con International

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July 18, 2019 to July 21, 2019
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Popular Culture Studies, Literature

The Comics Arts conference is now accepting 100 to 200 word abstracts for papers, presentations, panels, and poster sessions taking a critical or historical perspective on comics (juxtaposed images in sequence) for a meeting of scholars and professionals at Comic-Con International in San Diego, CA, from July 18-21, 2019. We seek proposals from a broad range of disciplinary and theoretical perspectives and welcome the participation of academic and independent scholars.  We also encourage the involvement of professionals from all areas of the comics industry, including creators, editors, publishers, retailers, distributors, and journalists. The CAC is designed to bring together comics scholars, professionals, critics, and historians to engage in discussion of the comics medium in a forum that includes the public.  Proposals are due February 1, 2019, via email or to our submission website at

Contact Info: 

Dr. Kathleen McClancy