New York Comic Con will take over the Javits Center in New York City next week, October 6 through 9. ReedPop once again presents the largest pop culture convention on the East Coast.
CBLDF will be in attendance offering the panel Defending Comics Today, Sunday afternoon, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Join us to discuss recent developments in the fight to protect the comic arts. Jeff Trexler will be on hand to discuss the recent victory of Gender Queer in Virginia Beach and our next steps. We’ll also discuss recent and worrying legislation, the impact of international politics on algorithms in the United States, and local strategies for protecting free speech in your communities.
Official details are below.
Comic Book Legal Defense Fund: Defending Comics Today
Sun, Oct 9, 2022
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
As challenges to graphics novels, webcomics, editorial cartoons and other forms of comic art surge to the highest level in decades the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund returns to share the latest developments; and what you can do to help protect comics in your community. Join Interim Director Jeff Trexler, Digital Director Jordan Smith, and special guests for a timely discussion of the past, present, and future of comics censorship.