Comics in the Classroom? Graphic Novels, Graphic
Memoirs, and Higher Education
Caroline Fuchs,University Libraries
Sophia Bell, Institute for Writing Studies
David Farley,Institute for Writing Studies
Do you love comics and graphic novels? Are you struggling to find
ways to incorporate them into your teaching curriculum? Or do you
think the use of graphic novels in the classroom is another example
of the “dumbing down” of academia? Come join the debate. Share your
thoughts, comments, opinions – and favorite graphic
We can begin by discussing Eugene Yang’s article “Graphic Novels in
Monday, November 7
1:50 to 3:15 p.m.
Library room 110 in the back
of the University Learning Commons, Queens Campus
Contact the CTL at CTL@stjohns.edu or at ext.