Women, Culture, & Comics with Trina Robbins

Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm.
800 South Halsted Street
UIC Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
Chicago, IL 60607

Free and Open to the Public

Join us for an evening with award-winning herstorian and writer Trina Robbins at the historic Jane Addams Hull-House Museum. As part of Chicago’s centennial celebration of Gwendolyn Brooks, Trina Robbins’ talk will focus on women and diversity in comics as vehicles for cultural understanding and social change. Her talk will draw from her various works, including the Junior Library Guild Selection graphic novel Chicagoland Detective Agency: The Drained Brains Caper and her forthcoming book Babes in Arms.  A book-signing will follow.  For more info and to RSVP, visit http://go.uic.edu/trinarobbins.