Female Figures in Graphic Novel

Swedish artist Karolina Bång defines herself as “a queer, feminist comic artist, illustrator and musician who do a lot of things.” An academician from Turkey, Buket Akgün gives English literature lectures about witches, and also works on comic book, manga and animes. As an artist and as an academic, Karolina and Buket will speak about various genres, such as comic book, graphic novel and manga, by giving examples from Japan to Sweden. Gülcan Yıldız, an editor for especially comic & children’s books, will moderate their conversation.

Speaker:
Moderator: Gülcan Yıldız; Speakers: Buket Akgün, Karolina Bång
Venue:
Women’s Library, Fener