Cartoonist and author Faith Erin Hicks to visit UW-Sheboygan
Presentation set for Oct. 11 as part of Children’s Book Festival
Sheboygan-area residents, educators, reading and cartoon enthusiasts are invited to meet graphic novelist/freelance cartoonist and author Faith Erin Hicks at the University of Wisconsin-Sheboygan on Friday, October 11 from 1 to 3 p.m. in Room 1202.
Hicks will give a presentation about her work in the children’s literature and cartoon industry and offer a question-and-answer session regarding the business of being a cartoonist and author in Room 1202, located on the second floor of the ACUITY Technology Center on the UW-Sheboygan campus.
The event is free to all UW-Sheboygan students and $1 for all community guests.
Hicks is the author and artist of the graphic novels ZOMBIES CALLING and THE WAR AT ELLSMERE. She illustrated BRAIN CAMP and wrote and illustrated THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERHERO GIRL and the young adult graphic novel FRIENDS WITH BOYS, a coming of age story with supernatural elements.
Hicks is a graduate of Sheridan College’s Classical Animation program.
This event is part of the Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival set for October 11-13, 2013.
For more information, contact Carrie Hoppe, UW-Sheboygan Director of Marketing and Communications, at (920) 459-6612 or firstname.lastname@example.org.