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When: 07.18.2013 | 19:30  
Event Title: Trina Robbins Presents Wonder Women: On Paper and Off
Where: Women's Museum of California - San Diego
Category: Discussion / Lecture
 
Event description:

Wonder Women: On Paper and Off

Legendary comics "herstorian," Trina Robbins, is bringing a chunk of her astounding collection of women's comics to the Women’s History Museum of California in San Diego this summer!

(The entire collection has NEVER been shown, she notes!)

Wonder Women: On Paper and Off explores the avenues women have made in the comic and graphic industry.  This exhibition follows the history of women in comics starting in the 20th century as artists and characters through today’s cartoon and graphic illustrations.

The exhibit, which opened this past Friday, June 7th, also features contributions from contributions from Joyce Farmer, Mary Fleener, Carol Lay, Ron May (collector), Peiter Ortiz (collector), Mimi Pond, and Andrea Tsurumi.

On Thursday, July 18th at 7:30 PM, Trina will be joined by Mary, Carol, and Ramona Fradon, for a panel discussion of their experiences of working in the comic industry, followed by a signing of her upcoming collection Pretty in Ink: American Women Cartoonists 1896-2013!

Pretty in Ink: American Women Cartoonists 1896-2013

The Women's Museum of California is located at 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Barracks 16. The exhibit runs through Sunday, September 1st, 2013.

 
Location
Venue Women's Museum of California
Homepage: http://womensmuseumca.org thumb
Street: 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Barracks 16
ZIP: 92106
City San Diego
Country: US Show Location Map
 
Location description:
The Women's Museum of California is one of only five museums of women's history in the country. Founded in 1983 as the Women's History Reclamation Project, they are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.