COMIC-COM @ Home

Comic Conference for Educators and Librarians

Comic Con @ Home logo with Central Library's Dome

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, San Diego Comic-Con has been canceled for the first time in its 50 year history. But fear not, pop culture fans, [email protected] is a front row seat to nearly 400 hours of programming and activities. No need to worry about parking, badges or lines! Pull up your comfiest chair and pick the panels you want to see. For the fifth year, the San Diego Public Library is teaming up with Comic-Con International for the Comic Conference for Educators and Librarians.

This FREE conference will be held online during [email protected] on Wednesday, July 22, 2020. The panels will explore the role comics play in promoting education and literacy. Librarians and educators are invited to learn new ways to incorporate comics and other popular arts into their professional work and promote them as a medium for learning. 

Each panel listed HERE will contain a link; when you click on that link, you’ll launch another page that has the panel video embedded on it … that video will be available on the date and time listed. When it’s available, simply push play and watch! It’s that simple. In addition, [email protected] 2020 will feature over 350 separate panels spread out over all five days of the event. There will be something for everyone! All the panels will also be available on the Comic-Con YouTube channel.