Drawing and Erasing: The Art of the Comic with Sonny Liew | Duke Kunshan University

Drawing and Erasing: The Art of the Comic with Sonny Liew

E.g., 06/16/2021
E.g., 06/16/2021
04/22
21:00 to 22:30
Online

Join us for a talk by award-winning and internationally acclaimed artist Sonny Liew on the underlying language of comics — from composition to text-image interaction and the representation of time — and his personal journey and career choices as a comics creator.

Zoom: https://duke.zoom.us/j/98772098000
This event is open to the public.

Optional: Interested in creating your own comic and receiving feedback from master of the medium Sonny Liew? No prior experience required. Chose from one of three prompts and email your comic to alice.xiang@duke.edu by 3pm (China time) on Thursday April 22.

Bio

Sonny Liew’s multi-Eisner winning “The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye” was a New York Times and Amazon best-seller, and the first graphic novel to win the Singapore Literature Prize. Other works include “The Shadow Hero” (with Gene Luen Yang), “Doctor Fate” (with Paul Levitz) and “Malinky Robot,” and titles for Marvel Comics, DC Comics, DC Vertigo, Boom Studios and Disney Press.