SVA and the National Cartoonist Society present a Will Eisner Week event: The Will Eisner Influence, a talk with Mr. Eisner’s former students at SVA. Free and open to the public.
When: March 17, 2016, 7:30pm
Where: SVA Amphitheater, 209 East 23rd Street, 3rd Floor, NY NY 10010
- Ray Billingsley, Creator of the syndicated comic strip Curtis.
- Joey Cavalieri, Writer, DC Comics Senior Editor.
- John Holmstrom, Underground cartoonist and founder of Punk magazine.
- Joe Quesada, Illustrator, Former Editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics
- Special guest Paul Levitz, Writer, Former President of DC Comics and author of Will Eisner Champion of the Graphic Novel.
- Moderated by Ed Steckley, Reuben Award winning illustrator President of the National Cartoonist Society Manhatten Chapter.
Book sales and signings will follow the event.
Will Eisner Week is a worldwide series of events celebrating comics and graphic novels and the legacy of comics visionary Will Eisner: www.willeisner.com