VOICES Reading, Thursday, September 3, 4:00 p.m. - 5:40 p.m. by Zoom: Write Yourself into a Comic

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Add to Calendar 2020-09-03 16:00:00 2020-09-03 17:40:00 VOICES Reading, Thursday, September 3, 4:00 p.m. - 5:40 p.m. by Zoom: Write Yourself into a Comic Yona Harvey: Write Yourself Into a Comic: No-Stress Comics Journaling for Beginners In this stimulating, no-stress lecture, you will learn how to panel, draw, and narrate a comic. Through a series of brief writing exercises you'll highlight memorable moments from your life and turn them into story. Fictional and poetic embellishments are encouraged. We'll view some classic comic book layouts for inspiration. Each participant will leave with a mini comic and ideas for making many more. No drawing experience necessary! (Have a notebook/journal and some blank paper ready for your ideas!) Yona Harvey contributed to Marvel’s "World of Wakanda" and co-authored with Ta-Nehisi Coates "Black Panther and the Crew."  She has worked with teenagers writing about mental health issues in collaboration with Creative Nonfiction magazine and received the Lucille Clifton Legacy Award from St. Mary’s College of Maryland for her poetry; she is the author of the poetry collections "You Don’t Have To Go To Mars for Love" (Four Way Books) and "Hemming the Water" (Four Way Books), winner of the Kate Tufts Discovery Award.  Her website is yonaharvey.com. Zoom Meeting Info Join Zoom Meeting: Yona Harvey on Writing Yourself into Comicshttps://smcm.zoom.us/j/94258582388 Meeting ID: 942 5858 2388 Passcode: 170038 Dial by your location +1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 929 205 6099 US (New York) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) Meeting ID: 942 5858 2388 Passcode: 170038 Find your local number: https://smcm.zoom.us/u/abhI5xn8hd Learn more on the VOICES website. VOICES Reading Series Karen Leona Anderson America/New_York public
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Yona Harvey: Write Yourself Into a Comic: No-Stress Comics Journaling for Beginners

In this stimulating, no-stress lecture, you will learn how to panel, draw, and narrate a comic. Through a series of brief writing exercises you'll highlight memorable moments from your life and turn them into story. Fictional and poetic embellishments are encouraged. We'll view some classic comic book layouts for inspiration. Each participant will leave with a mini comic and ideas for making many more. No drawing experience necessary! (Have a notebook/journal and some blank paper ready for your ideas!)

Yona Harvey contributed to Marvel’s "World of Wakanda" and co-authored with Ta-Nehisi Coates "Black Panther and the Crew."  She has worked with teenagers writing about mental health issues in collaboration with Creative Nonfiction magazine and received the Lucille Clifton Legacy Award from St. Mary’s College of Maryland for her poetry; she is the author of the poetry collections "You Don’t Have To Go To Mars for Love" (Four Way Books) and "Hemming the Water" (Four Way Books), winner of the Kate Tufts Discovery Award.  Her website is yonaharvey.com.

Zoom Meeting Info

Join Zoom Meeting: Yona Harvey on Writing Yourself into Comics
https://smcm.zoom.us/j/94258582388
Meeting ID: 942 5858 2388
Passcode: 170038
Dial by your location
+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
+1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
Meeting ID: 942 5858 2388
Passcode: 170038
Find your local number: https://smcm.zoom.us/u/abhI5xn8hd

Learn more on the VOICES website.

Event Sponsor(s)
VOICES Reading Series
Karen Leona Anderson
klanderson@smcm.edu
2408954234
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