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 Saturday March 9th


Morning Mingle with Cafecito & Pan Dulce



Panel I (Hybrid)I: Storytelling & History Making Thru Zines & Collage

Katlin Marisol Sweeney-Romero (UC Davis), Hector Garza (IDSVA; Incarnate Word High School)


Workshop I:Visual Storytelling: Composing Narrative Thru Image Placement, Symbolism, & Color Palette

Facilitator: Ernesto Cuevas (Art of Ernesto Cuevas )



Panel II: Black to the Future: Black Scholars on Black Comics Now

Jo Davis-McElligatt (UNT), Christian Hines (TXST), Kiana Murphy (Brown), D'Arcee Neal (Fairfield U), Sasha Sanders (UNT), Julia Brown (U of H)

Moderator: Stanford Carpenter (Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival)


Workshop II: Zine-Making with Barrio Writers!

Facilitator: Leticia Urieta (Co-Director, Barrio Writers Austin and Pflugerville) & Youth Council




Screenings II: BIPOC POP Animation Shorts

BIPOC POP Animation Short Award

Presented by Presented by Dr. Intergalactic, & Professor Latinx



Panel III: Latinx/e Communities in Comics

Anthony Ramirez (UHouston-Downtown), Sam Ceballos (UT Austin), Ana Gutierrez (UT Austin), Hector Garza (IDSVA; Incarnate Word High School), Ivan Martinez (UT Austin)

Moderator: D'Arcee Neal (Fairfield U)


Workshop III: Visual Voices: Telling Diverse Stories through Comics

Facilitator: Bahar Momeni (UT Dallas)



Panel IV: Making Fiction, Writing Histories, Fighting Real Stereotypes

Chris González (Big Scary Brown Guy), Darius Yancy (A Fightomian Story: Survival of a Bloodline), Carlos Espinoza (The Sacred History of Braulio Cantero), Rosaura Rodríguez & Omar Banuchi (Rapiña/Carroña), Carlos Gabriel Kelly Gonzalez (Rice U)

Moderator: Domino Perez (UT Austin)


Workshop IV: Legends Unleashed: Crafting a Latinx Podcast

Facilitator: Ayden Castellanos (Susto Podcast)



Panel V: Author Meets Critic

Dani Orozco (OSU) & Carlos Gabriel Kelly Gonzalez (Rice U)

Moderator: Regina Marie Mills 


Workshop V: Latinx Life Tales: Writing Workshop From Memory to Memoir

Facilitator: Christopher González (SMU)


Fireside Chat: Creators Speak with Critics 

Bahar Momeni (UT Dallas), La Morris Richmond (B.L.A.M. COMICS), Stanford Carpenter (Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival)

Facilitator: Professor LatinX & Katlin Marisol Sweeney Romero (UCDavis)


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