Graphic Arts and the Reading Experience

The Arkansas Center for the Book at the Arkansas State Library and the Indiana Center for the Book at the Indiana State Library present a program featuring Nate Powell on the theme: The Graphic Arts and the Reading Experience.

Event Information
  • Date: February 17, 2022, 6:30 pm Central (7:30 pm Eastern)
  • Location: Zoom
  • Cost: Free of charge

Participants must register online. Registered participants will be sent a Zoom link upon registration. The program will also be livestreamed on ASL’s YouTube page.

Abrams ComicArts (2021)
Top Shelf Productions (2016)
Top Shelf Productions (2018)
About Nate Powell

Nate Powell is the first cartoonist ever to win the National Book Award. He is from Little Rock, Arkansas and lives in Bloomington, Indiana. Powell’s work has also received a Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, three Eisner Awards, two Ignatz Awards, four YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens selections, and two Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist selections.

This program will focus on the use of comics/graphical arts to communicate as a mass medium as well as how a graphic writer envisions, creates, and curates the reading experience. Teens as well as adults will enjoy hearing from Nate.

Photo by Anna Powell Denton