Event Title

Paper Stories: Adventures into Kamishibai, Manga, Graphic Novels and Zines

Location

Cleveland Public Library, Main Library Building, 325 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114

Event Website

OhioCenterForTheBook@cpl.org

Start Date

10-4-2013 10:00 AM

End Date

12-15-2013 6:00 PM

Cost to Attend

Free

Pre-registration required?

No

Event Type

Opening/Open House, Reception, Lecture, Exhibit, Tour, Class/Workshop/Demonstration, Children's Event, Other

Description

Celebrating storytelling that uses visual elements enhanced by text and color, this exhibit will explore forms such as Kamishibai, or paper-theater which originated in Japanese Buddhist temples, and other Japanese traditions such as Hokusai Manga, including landscapes, flora and fauna, everyday life and the supernatural, in addition to later developments of American comic books and graphic novels.

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Oct 4th, 10:00 AM Dec 15th, 6:00 PM

Paper Stories: Adventures into Kamishibai, Manga, Graphic Novels and Zines

Cleveland Public Library, Main Library Building, 325 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114

Celebrating storytelling that uses visual elements enhanced by text and color, this exhibit will explore forms such as Kamishibai, or paper-theater which originated in Japanese Buddhist temples, and other Japanese traditions such as Hokusai Manga, including landscapes, flora and fauna, everyday life and the supernatural, in addition to later developments of American comic books and graphic novels.

http://engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/octavofest/2013/all/63