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Comicpalooza 2016 Schedule :: Mat Johnson

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Mat Johnson

Appearing Sat

Mat Johnson is a novelist who sometimes writes other things. Showtime is adapting his latest novel, Loving Day. Mat is also the author of the novels Loving Day, Pym, Drop and Hunting in Harlem; the nonfiction novella The Great Negro Plot; and the graphic novels Incognegro and Dark Rain. He is a recipient of the United States Artist James Baldwin Fellowship, The Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection and the John Dos Passos Prize for Literature. Mat is currently a professor at the University of Houston Creative Writing Program.

1:00 pm

Working on Novels vs. Comics :: Panel Room 5 (360C)
Mat Johnson, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Jessica Capelle
Saturday June 18, 2016 :: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm