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The Graphic Canon: Illustrating the World's Great Literature


Tuesday, May 21, 2013


7:15pm to 9:00pm


Mark Taper Auditorium



FREE/ Reservations Recommended. For more information and FREE reservations, please visit or call 213.228.7025.



Panel discussion and presentation with Frank M. Hansen, Milton Knight, Sharon Rudahl, Zak Smith

Moderated by Russ Kick, writer and editor of The Graphic Canon

Basking in the golden age of the graphic novel, a group of talented visual artists teamed up to adapt the greatest literature of all time. The Graphic Canon, a visual literary anthology, is a three-volume epic that spans from Greek tragedy to David Foster Wallace. Join us for a look at this stunning work with the editor and illustrators of Zora Neale Hurston, Thomas Pynchon and more, as they unlock the literary canon for a new generation of readers.