Presentations

Throughout the conference, the University of Florida Smathers Special Collections Library will feature a comics display.

Meeting rooms (still being finalized):

Friday, October 29, 2004 :: Reitz 282, 284, 285, 286, 287
8am-8:30am Reitz 287 Breakfast and Meet & Greet
8:30am-9am Reitz 282
Introduction to the Conference and to Comics Studies: Dr. Donald Ault and John Ronan
9am-10am Reitz 282 Panel 1, "Sugar, Spice, and Everything not so Nice: Women and Comics":: Lisa Hager, Matt Henry, Cathlena Martin, and Laurie Taylor
Moderator: Laurie Taylor
10-11am Reitz 282 Panel 2:: Chris Hayter, Kim Jacobs, and James Royal
Moderator: Cathlena Martin
11:00am-11:15am Reitz 287 Coffee Break
11:15am-12:15pm Reitz 282 Panel 3::Brian Cremins, Jason Sperb, and Roger Whitson
Moderator: Roger Whitson
12:15pm-1:45pm 287 Lunch in Reitz 287
1:45pm-2:45pm Reitz 282 Panel 4 :: Brian Meredith, Daniel Robbins, and Suzy Covey
Moderator:
2:45pm-3:45pm Reitz 282 Roundtable 1:: Comics and Technology (Suzy Covey, Brian Clevinger, Marc Shahboz, Zach Whalen, and Jose Villarrubia)
Moderator: Zach Whalen
3:45pm-4:45pm Reitz 282 Panel 5 ::Tof Eklund, Zach Whalen, Sean Fenty, and John Ronan
Moderator: John Ronan
4:45pm-5:45pm Smathers Library Special Collections Comics Display
6-7:30pm Reitz 287 Reception in Reitz 287, speakers John Ronan and Dr. Donald Ault
     
Saturday, October 30, 2004 :: Alachua Headquarters Library
8am-8:30am Downtown Library Breakfast and Discussion
8:30am-9am Downtown Library Introduction to the Second Day, Comics Studies and the Community: Dr. Donald Ault and John Ronan
9-9:45am Downtown Library Julian Wolfreys on Comics Scholarship
9:45-10:30am Downtown Library Artist:: Parrish Baker (introduction by: )
10:30-10:40am Downtown Library Coffee Break
10:40-11:25am Downtown Library Artist:: Brian Clevinger (introduction by: Laurie Taylor)
11:25am-12:10pm Downtown Library Keynote Artist:: Howard Cruse(introduction by: John Ronan)
12:10pm-1:40pm Downtown Library Lunch
1:40pm-2:25pm Downtown Library Keynote Artist:: Jose Villarrubia (introduction by: )
2:25pm-2:35pm Downtown Library Coffee Break
2:35pm-3:20pm Downtown Library Artist :: Marc Shahboz (introduction by: )
3:20pm-4:20pm Downtown Library Roundtable 2 :: Teaching Comics (Trena Houp, John Ronan, Brian Cremins, Laurie May, Ruth Raymer, and Howard Cruse)
Moderator: Trena Houp
4:20-5:00 Downtown Library Rountable 3:: Comics and Animation (DAS artists, Marc Shahboz, and Tof Eklund,)
Moderator: Tof Eklund

The University of Florida's Third Annual Conference on Comics; October 29-30, 2004; Gainesville, Florida.

Featuring:

Parrish Baker, Howard Cruse, Brian Clevinger, Marc Shahboz, Jose Villarrubia.

Sponsors:

CLASSC, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of English, Alachua County Library District, Xerographic Copy Center, University of Florida Libraries, Goerings Book Store, Alternative Comics.