NOTE NEW DATE: Saturday (May 12th) LitFest Pasadena with Owen Wiseman, Deb Vankin and Jorge Cham

March 16, 2012

Due to weather conditions. LitFest Pasadena will instead be on Saturday, May 12th.

Samurai’s Blood writer Owen Wiseman will be part of the LitFest Pasadena’s panel “The Graphic Novel: Writing the Image” from 12:20-1:10 P.M. If you live in the area, stop by to hear Owen discuss the origins and creation of Samurai’s Blood from Benaroya Publishing. For more information, please visit

LitFest Pasadena
Saturday, May 12th, 2012
12:20 P.M. to 1:10 P.M. at the Julia Child stage

The Graphic Novel: Writing the Image
With Owen Wiseman (Samurai’s Blood), Deb Vankin (Poseurs and LA Times staff writer), and Jorge Cham (PhD Comics)
Comic book writers face a number of challenges unique to their form of writing. This panel will bring together working writers with a diverse array of books for discussion of their subtle art. Topics will include story creation, establishing a balance of words and images, working with artists, and the necessary skills of pitching and promotion.
Moderator: Gianluca Glazer