May 4, 2018 - May 5, 2018: BRAMPTON, CANADA
Panel: The Lit Life (Youth)
Children’s literature and young adult fiction authors David A. Robertson, Michelle Kadarushman, Jillian Tamaki, and Johnnie Christmas share how they became writers, why they write what they write, and the journey that led them to create their latest projects with author Lisa Charleyboy.
St. Mary’s Elementary School, 9:30 am – 10:50 am
Panel: The Art of Storytelling
What happens when words and pictures collide? Four author-illustrators discuss how images combine with the power of the written word to tell powerful stories. With published work covering children’s literature, graphic novels, creative nonfiction, and comic books, Johnnie Christmas, Kyo Maclear, Maria Qamar, and Jillian Tamaki discuss the importance of visual storytelling with local author Ricky Lima.
City Hall (Main Atrium), 1:30 pm – 2:40 pm
Brampton Public Library, 11 am – noon
May 12, 2018 - May 13, 2018: TORONTO, CANADA
Toronto Comic Arts Festival.