Are you a total comics nerd? Join us for Comics Relief: June 2020 taking place on Saturday, June 6th from 12 – 4pm ET (9am – 1pm PT). This free virtual festival will cover some of First Second’s most innovative comics, from Maker Comics to The Adventure Zone. Don’t miss the chance to hear from some of your favorite graphic novel creators from the comfort of your home!

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Session 1

 Space Comics 

(12PM ET)

Session 2

 Maker Comics 

(1PM ET)

Session 3

 Documentary Comics 

(2PM ET)

With Brian “Box” Brown (Child Star) and Calista Brill

Session 4

Comics Creators Getting Coffee

(3PM ET)


Brian “Box” Brown

JP Coovert

Falynn Koch

Clint McElroy

Sarah Myer

Jim Ottaviani

LeUyen Pham

Maris Wicks

Alison Wilgus


Lisa Brown

Lucy Knisley


Ngozi Ukazu

Lily Williams

Karen Schneemann

Gene Luen Yang