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Upcoming events at the RCLC


2nd Bi-annual Marantz Picturebook Research SymposiumComics and the Graphic Novel: The Future of the Movement.

  • When: August 5-7, 2018
  • Where: Main Library, Reinberger Children's Library Center
  • Registration: (click here to register)
    • $200 when you register before April 2nd, 2018 
    • $225 when you register after April 2nd, 2018.
    • 5 student scholarships are available, contact Michelle Baldini for more information.
  • Price includes access to all keynotes, breakout sessions, exhibits, receptions and conference meals (6 meals over 3 days: Sunday dinner; Monday breakfast, lunch and dinner; Tuesday breakfast and lunch).
  • On and off-campus housing is available when you register for conference. 

Comics and Graphic Novel Extravaganza

  • $10 registration: (Space is limited! Must register to attend!)
  • Monday, August 6, 2018
  • 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m.
  • Registration for this event features signing by P. Craig Russell, live drawing tutorials, comics, Manga and graphic novel vendors and publishers. Dessert included!
  • Kent State University Main Campus


34th Annual Virginia Hamilton Conference: Literacy: Privilege, or Right?