MARVEL PANEL DISCUSSION: COMICS AND THE REAL WORLD

11.00AM Sun 28 May 2017
GOMA | Cinema A | Free

Join Scott Stephens, host of ABC Radio National's The Minefield, as he leads a panel of writers, journalists and artists in a conversation that explores the rise of the super hero figure in popular culture, and its relationship to contemporary world politics.

Panellists include:

  • Professor Jason Bainbridge, Head of the School of Communication, University of South Australia 
  • Ryan Griffen, Creator of sci-fi television series Cleverman
  • Dr Naja Later, Sessional Lecturer in Culture and Communication, University of Melbourne, and Sessional Academic, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne
  • Dr Paul Mason, Lecturer in Art Direction, Griffith Film School, and comic book illustrator on Kid Phantom (Frew Publications)
Free, no bookings required.
Please note: Due to unforeseen circumstances Professor Angela Ndalianis is unable to participate in this program