The 2015 American Library Association Conference Discusses Courage in Comics

The American Library Association is currently taking place in Chicago and going through February 3. The conference has some some comics related things going on including this panel called “Courage in Comics” featuring Gene Luen Yang, Francois Mouly, and Jeff Smith.

While it’s not the full video, you can check out this clip highlight below where the three discuss challenges of representation in comics and creating comics even when it might anger some.

And more video of Cece Bell, Jeff Smith, Francois Mouly, and Gene Luen Yang discussing the first comic they read, and two books every library should carry.