Category: Education

Virtual: 18th Annual GCO Comics Conference “Exploring the In-Betweens: Comics in Flux”

Please join the University of Florida’s Graduate Comics Organization on May 20th-22nd for a free and open to the public comics and graphic novels conference: “Exploring the In-Betweens:…

Sponsored by the Oregon Cartoon Project: Sketchbook in Parks (June 9, 2022)

The Oregon Cartoon Project is proud to sponsor Sketchbook in Parks. Calling all people who love to draw! Bring your sketchbook and let’s draw people (and dogs!) in…

Rapid City, SD, censors and destroys graphic novel Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic

While not directly related to Oregon cartooning, this disconcerting news could easily be about one of the many cartoons, comics and graphic novels from our state. As reported…

Other Russias by Victoria Lomasko

The Guardian called Victoria Lomasko “the brutally funny artist no gallery in Russia will touch,” The New York Transatlantic described her like this: “Victoria Lomasko is a fixture…

Public Zoom conversation with Damian Duffy and John Jennings’ Parable of the Sower (May 20, 2022)

Join Comics Studies and the Portland Center for the Humanities at PSU for a conversation with John Jennings and Damian Duffy, co-collaborators on the coffee table book Black…

(Virtual) Exhibit The Art of the News: Comics Journalism (2021/22)

The following post is taken directly from the website https://jsma.uoregon.edu/ComicsJournalism The show is still available as virtual exhibit. The Art of the News: Comics Journalism opens at the…

Sarah Mirk – Artist-in-Residence 2022

We are delighted to announce Sarah Mirk as the Oregon Cartoon Project’s Artist-in-Residence 2022. Sarah will work on two projects from June to September 2022.   Comics Curriculum…

Mosquitoes & Me Comic Book Project

The Mosquitoes & Me Comic Book Project was devised at Iowa State University. The connection to Oregon? One of the collaborators, Katherine Richardson-Bruna, currently serves as president of…