SDCC ’07: COMICS ARE NOT LITERATURE PANEL


by Zack Smith

“I just want to say this is like the smartest audience ever!” enthused novelist Sara Ryan (The Rules for Hearts). Indeed, the “Comics Are Not Literature” panel at San Diego Comic-Con International on Sunday often sounded like an Ivy League debate society.

A group of well-prepared creators whose work encompassed both prose and sequential material met with an equally well-prepared audience for a fast-paced discussion where words like “proselytizing” and “invidious” were regularly bandied about.

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