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Carleton to Host Throwback Event: Getting Graphic with Ryan North

As part of Throwback week celebrations, Carleton University alumnus Ryan North, author of Dinosaur Comics and The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, will showcase his “choose your own adventure” Romeo and/or Juliet book.

Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Alumni Association Reading Room, MacOdrum Library, Carleton University
Info: Please visit the website for additional event details and registration.

The showcase will include skits by Carleton’s Sock ‘n’ Buskin Theatre Company and guest panelists who will defend their favourite graphic novels or comic books – with the audience choosing the winner.

Panelists include:

  • Ryan North, author of Romeo and/or Juliet, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, and creator, Dinosaur Comics
  • Marie-Eve Carrier-Moisan, associate professor and anthropology undergraduate program co-ordinator
  • Benjamin Woo, assistant professor of Communication Studies
  • Kristof Avramsson, Science and Engineering librarian


Media Contact
Steven Reid
Media Relations Officer
Carleton University
613-520-2600, ext. 8718

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