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Comic Arts Lecture by Scott McCloud



Grace Street Theater
934 W. Grace Street, Richmond, VA 23284


Scott McCloud, the cartoonist of The Sculptor and comics theoretician behind the groundbreaking Understanding Comics, will present on the language of comic arts. Following the talk, there will be a live Q&A moderated by comics historian Christopher Irving, author of Leaping Tall Buildings: The Origins of American Comics. The event will be followed by a book sale and signing.

The event is free and open to the public. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad StreetWest Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. If special accommodations are needed, or for further details please call Gregory Kimbrell, events and programs coordinator, at (804) 828-0593 prior to April 3.


This event is sponsored by the VCU School of the Arts, VCU Libraries, the Department of Kinetic Imaging and the Department of Communication Arts.

Image: The Sculptor book cover, by Scott McCloud


VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-0636

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