The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship is a born-digital, open access, open peer review academic journal dedicated to comics scholarship. The journal aims to make original, media-specific contributions to the field of comics scholarship and to advance the appreciation of comic art.
We aim to promote comics scholarship within and outside academia with contributions that present specialised knowledge in an accessible language, encouraging digital research through public engagement and collaborative publishing.
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Loncon 3: Call for Papers
The academic programme at Loncon 3, the 72nd World Science Fiction Convention, is offering the opportunity for academics from across the globe to share their ideas with their peers and other convention attendees.
Abstracts will be included in the Academic Programme Book, which will be available to download from the Loncon website, and selected papers might be invited for submission to an edited volume showcasing the diversity of scholarship in current academic research and The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship.
Background image by Georges Omry, La Jeunesse illustré, 17 June 1906, 7.
Reproduced with permission from the Cité internationale de la bande dessinée et de l’image, Angoulême.