From classics to comics: transforming the protagonist

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Event Details

Date:
3 July 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3 July 2017 at 3:00 pm
Venue:
555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Campus:
Monash University Law Chambers
Open to:
Public
Cost:
Free
Categories:
Public lectures; General

Description

Join Monash University Librarian Daniel Wee as he explores the adaptation of beloved canonical characters from the 18th century to the present. Journey through mystical islands, discover magical worlds, and witness the transformation of some of our most beloved literary forms and characters from classic novels to comic books, from wood cuts to chromolithography, from engravings to electrophotography.Monash University Library is a partner for Melbourne Rare Book Week.


Event Contact

Name
Daniel Wee
E-Mail
stephen.herrin@monash.edu
Phone
(03) 9905 2689
Organisation
Monash University Library