(WL9) Horror Comic Evolution: Challenging and Changing the Face of Comics - DPL

Room 303 - Education

Saturday July 1, 2017 - 11:30 am to 12:20 pm


From Tales from the Crypt through the Walking Dead, the horror genre has always had a strong presence in comics. But the history of horror comics has been fraught with controversy, censorship, and backlash. Is the edgy, boundary-pushing nature of horror a catalyst for comic book artistic evolution? Or is it a threat to the integrity of the medium? What does horror tell us about humanity? Journey with us into the blackest corners of despair in search of the truth... if you dare!


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Comic Books, Education , Kids & Teens, Literary & Authors

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Educators, Comics, Young Adults, Libraries, History, Denver Public Libraries, Walking Dead, Teachers, Kids, Teens, Teacher, Fandoms, Horror, Concept