July 20th with Sasha Bassett

Comics and Society

Workshop with Sasha Bassett at the Portland Zine Symposium (July 20-21st 2019)
@ PNCA (511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR 97209)

Comics and Society: this workshop offers a hands-on introduction to the study of comics using approaches and concepts from sociology. Participants will explore the ways comics reflect and shape the broader culture of society, with an emphasis on zines. All creative skill levels welcome.

Sasha is a sociology professor at PSU and Willamette University. Her research lies at the intersection of identity, organizations, and pop culture; with an emphasis on comics.