|Joe Sacco in Toronto on March 17, 2011|
|Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under Joe Sacco, events||17 Feb 2011 11:55 AM|
Joe Sacco, the second speaker in the UofT Arts Council 2011 Speakers Series, is one of the world's premier comic book artists and is widely recognized as a central figure in bringing graphic novels and sequential art into the cultural mainstream.
Sacco's work is frequently featured on university syllabi, in programs ranging from English to Political Science to Peace and Conflict Studies.
A Guggenheim fellow, Sacco's work has been profiled by the BBC, Time Magazine and the New York Times.
A book signing will follow Sacco's lecture. All of Sacco's works will be available for sale at the event, courtesy of The Beguiling.