Join us in welcoming artist Leela Corman to the University of Michigan. Acclaimed authro of Unterzakhn (2012) and co-founder of the Sequential Artists Workshop in Gainesville, Leela will present her forthcoming graphic novel, Victory Parade. Set during the Second World War in Brooklyn, New York and at the Allied liberation of Buchenwald, Victory Parade is a graphic novel is about women working in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, war refugees, the trauma of witnessing death camps, and... amateur women’s wrestling!
Leela will be involved in three events: https://events.umich.edu/
March 27th, 1:30-3:30pm - Workshop
Ann Arbor District Library, Multi-purpose Room
March 27th, 6:00-7:30pm - Signing Session
Vault of Midnight
March 28th, 12-1:30pm - Lecture
3308 Modern Language Building
The event is cosponsored by the Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design, the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, the Department of History of Art, the Ann Arbor District Library, and it is hosted by the Department of German Language and Literatures.