Age of Bronze: The Trojan War as Graphic Novel (Undergraduate Colloquium)

Department: Classics

Date and Time: April 26, 2017 | 4:00 PM-6:00 PM

Event Location: Humanities Gateway 1030

Event Details

Wednesday, April 26th 2017
Humanities Gateway 1030
4 - 6pm

Award-winning cartoonist Eric Shanower discusses his Trojan War graphic novels, A Thousand Ships, Sacrifice, and Betrayal, and how he gathers sources, both literary and archaeological, to create the project. Mr. Shanower won the 2001 Will Eisner Comic Industry Award for Best Writer/Artist and is also the author of several graphic novels concerning the story of Oz.

Festive reception will follow the presentation. Event sponsored by Eta Sigma Phi (the Classics Honor Society), the Department of Classics, and Illuminations.

Event is free & open to the public.