In the Library with a Comic Book

Episode 8: Morgan Rose Pershing on Adult Literacy and Comics

April 1, 2016

In episode 8, Jack and Amanda welcome special guest, Morgan Rose Pershing of Santa Clara City Library:

Jack, Amanda and Morgan discuss:

Recommended Reads:

  • Rat Queens by Kurtis J. Wiebe
  • Sex Criminals by Matt Fraction
  • Peter Panzerfaust by Kurtis J. Wiebe
  • Velvet by Ed Brubaker
  • Winter Solider by Ed Brubaker
  • Y: The Last Man by Brian K. Vaughan
  • Saga by Brian K. Vaughan

Comics: Our Origin Stories; Related Reads

  • Maus by Art Speigelman
  • The Sandman by Neil Gaiman
  • X-Men by Joss Whedon
  • All-Star Superman by Grant Morrison

Adult Literacy and Comics with Morgan Rose Pershing & Related Reads:

  • American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang
  • The Arrival by Shaun Tan
  • Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud

Morgan also mentions The Learner conference.

And check out Mrogan’s original presentation on her project: MP3 and the Eureka! Leadership Institute.