LIPopCon2017 – The Latest!

We are proud to announce that
Amy Reeder & Brandon Montclare
of Moon Girl (Marvel Comics) and
Rocket Girl (Image Comics) fame will be our Keynote co-Speakers!

 


Amy Reeder

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Amy Reeder co-writes Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur with Brandon Montclare, in addition to drawing the covers. Most often as the artist, Amy creates for the likes of DC Comics and Vertigo, Tokyopop, Image Comics, and Marvel, on titles like Madame Xanadu, Rocket Girl, Batwoman, and Supergirl. Her expressive, kinetic work has earned her three Eisner nominations and a solid place in the comic book industry for over 10 years.


Brandon Montclare

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Brandon Montclare is a writer and the creator of Lunella Lafayette (aka Moon Girl) from Marvel’s Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur. He also created Rocket Girl for Image Comics.  NPR proclaimed that adventure series “effervescent” while Broken Frontier called it “the Saturday morning cartoon you wish was on TV.” Brandon is also a former editor at DC Comics and Vertigo, where he worked on titles including All Star Superman, Batman Year 100, Sweet Tooth, Daytripper, and Hellblazer.


Early Bird Registration for LIPopCon2017 Begins January 9th, 2017!

Final Programming Details to be Announced Shortly!


LIPopCon 2017

Will be taking place on

March 15th, 2017

at the

Farmingdale Public Library!

Registration Extended!

…until April 12th!

Did you miss out on our Early Bird registration PRIZE raffle?

We are now offering ALL registrants something special — a chance to win a ticket** to
NEW YORK COMIC CON!

Register by April 7th for a chance to WIN!
All Early Bird registrants will automatically be given a chance to win this additional PRIZE!

**Ticket is a One Day Pass for Thursday (Professional Development Day) Admission.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

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Did you miss out on Early Bird registration?

Did you miss out on our Early Bird registration PRIZE raffle?

We are now offering ALL registrants something special — a chance to win a ticket** to
NEW YORK COMIC CON!

Register by April 7th for a chance to WIN!
All Early Bird registrants will automatically be given a chance to win this additional PRIZE!

**Ticket is a One Day Pass for Thursday (Professional Development Day) Admission.

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Announcing Special Guests!

We have some Special Guests to announce for
LIPopCon 2016!

Annie Stoll

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Annie Stoll is a freelance graphic designer for companies like Lucasfilm, an art director at Sony Music, and a comic illustrator. Annie creates comics and watercolor tutorials on her site, squidsalad.net. She is also the co-creator of the web comic Ode, with Tim Ferrara. As a member of the Year 85 Group, she has also directed a collaborative project called Hana Doki Kira, which is a shojo anthology with 26 different artists influenced by the shojo comic genre. Recently she was nominated for a Grammy in Best Album Packaging for her design work on the album Automatic Music Can be Fun.

 

Caroline Fuchs

Caroline Fuchs

Caroline Fuchs is an Associate Professor and Outreach Librarian at St. John’s University in New York. In addition to an M.L.S, she holds an M.A. in English and an M.A. in history. She is the Immediate Past President of the Greater New York Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL/NY), the ACRL/NY Legislative Liaison, and the co-chair and founder of the ACRL/NY First Year Experience Discussion Group. In 2011 she was awarded the Writing Across the Curriculum Faculty Fellowship, and in 2009 she received the Center for Teaching and Learning Teaching with Technology Faculty Fellowship. At St. John’s, Caroline created and teaches the Discover New York course “Exploring New York through Comics.”

N. C. Christopher Couch

Christopher Couch

N. C. Christopher Couch holds a Ph.D. in art history from Columbia University and is a professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He is the author of numerous books and articles on Latin American art and on graphic novels and comic art, including The Will Eisner Companion: The Pioneering Spirit of the Father of the Graphic Novel (with Stephen Weiner), Will Eisner: A Retrospective (with Peter Myer), Faces of Eternity: Masks of the Pre-Columbian Americas, and The Festival Cycle of the Aztec Codex Borbonicus.

Join us at LIPopCon 2016
on April 14th, 2016!