|2015_MD_GBF_Yang_150516||19||Gaithersburg Book Festival (2015) -- Gene Luen Yang ("The Shadow Hero") w/Michael Cavna|
Gene Luen Yang: The Shadow Hero:
Gene Luen Yang is the author of "American Born Chinese," the first graphic novel to be nominated for a National Book Award and the first to win the ALA’s Printz Award. "Boxers & Saints," about the Boxer Rebellion, was nominated for a National Book Award and won the L.A....
|2015_MD_GBF_Diversity_150516||18||Gaithersburg Book Festival (2015) -- Panel -- We Need Diverse Books (w/Ellen Oh, Tracey Baptiste, Gene Luen Yang, and Aisha Saeed)|
We Need Diverse Books
King by Ellen Oh:
Originally from New York City, author Ellen Oh is co-founder and president of WeNeedDiverseBooks. She also is an adjunct college instructor and former entertainment lawyer with an insatiable curiosity for ancient Asian history. Ellen loves martial arts films,...
|2016_DC_Yang_160107||152||Library of Congress -- Ceremony: National Ambassador for Young People's Literature: Gene Luen Yang|
Gene Luen Yang Named Fifth National Ambassador For Young People’s Literature, 2016–2017
Yang Champions Diversity with his Platform, “Reading Without Walls”
The Library of Congress, the Children’s Book Council (CBC) and Every Child a Reader (ECAR) have announced the appointment of Gene Luen Yang,...
|2014_DC_NBF_Yang_140830||83||Natl Book Festival 2014 -- Gene Luen Yang|
Two separate events with Gene. Once on his own and once with Mike Cavna.
Gene Luen Yang is a writer of both graphic novels and comics. His work “American Born Chinese” is a creative text that chronicles the Asian-American experience in a way that resonates with teen readers. It was the first graphic...
|2014_DC_NBF_Literacy_140830||93||Natl Book Festival 2014 -- Literacy Awards Presentation|
Library of Congress Literacy Awards Presentation:
Winners of the second annual Library of Congress Literacy Awards will be announced. Through the generosity of David M. Rubenstein, the Library of Congress Literacy Awards Program honors organizations that have made outstanding contributions to...
|2016_DC_NBF_Yang_160924||68||Natl Book Festival 2016 -- Gene Luen Yang|
Gene Luen Yang
National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Gene Luen Yang is a writer of both graphic novels and comics. His first graphic novel “American Born Chinese” is about a teenager struggling with his identity – a theme that is common in much of Yang’s work, which emphasizes the...
|2017_DC_NBF_Yang_170902||50||Natl Book Festival 2017 -- Gene Luen Yang (w/Michael Cavna, then Mike Lester and Ann Telnaes)|
Gene Luen Yang
National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Gene Luen Yang is a writer of both graphic novels and comics. His first graphic novel, “American Born Chinese,” is about a teenager struggling with his identity – a theme that is common in much of Yang’s work, which emphasizes the...
|2017_DC_NBF_ML_AT_170902||79||Natl Book Festival 2017 -- Mike Lester and Ann Telnaes (w/Michael Cavna, Gene Yang, then Roz Chast)|
Mike Lester is an award-winning editorial cartoonist and illustrator whose work is syndicated by The Washington Post Writers Group. His children’s book “A Is for Salad” (Puffin) was a New York Times best-seller in 2000. In 2012, he created and launched the comic strip “Mike du Jour.” He has...
|2013_DC_Graphic_Novels_130916||102||Politics & Prose -- Panel -- "Art and Style of Graphic Novels" -- w/Glen Weldon, Laura Lee Gulledge, Rutu Modan, Matt Phelan, and Gene Yang|
The Art and Style of Graphic Novels: Panel Discussion:
Join moderator Glen Weldon, author and a contributor to NPR’s pop culture blog and podcast, for the second P&P graphic novel panel with some of today’s most innovative artists. Discussing and demonstrating their work with Weldon are graphic...
|2015_CA_SDCCA||109||San Diego Comic-Con International 2015 -- Artists|
Artists shown here:
Gregg Berger, Mark Evanier, Jerry Beck, Phil Ortiz, Greg Koudoulian, Steve Geppi, Mark Wheatley, Victor Gorelick, Franco Aureliani, Steven Notley ("Bob the Angry Flower"), Tom Richmond, Alex Nino, Steve Leialoha, Chris Sparks, Sergio Aragones, Bob from one of the...
|2016_CA_SDCCA||144||San Diego Comic-Con International 2016 -- Artists|
Artists shown here (more or less in sequence):
Steve Leialoha, Scott Shaw!, Keith Knight, Sergio Aragones, Dan Parent, Neal Adams, Mark Evanier, Jackie Estrada, Cat Staggs, Tom Taylor, Marc Andreyko, Bob Ingersoll, Marv Wolfman, David Petersen, Peter David, Tim Vigil, Mark Morales,...
|2013_MD_SPX_Other_130914||66||Small Press Expo (2013) -- Other|
Folks here include: Danielle Corsetto, Matt Dembicki, Steve Artley, Roger Langridge, John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell, Charles Brownstein, Michael Cavna, Liza Donnelly, Steve Conley, Mike Rhode, Gene Yang, Jeff Smith, Brian Ralph, Lisa Hanawalt, Warren Bernard, Jason Axtell, Seth, Aaron Diaz...