Amsterdam Comics Conference

“Comics Interaction”

Conference Schedule

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

10:00-10:30: Conference Registration & Coffee at the Oudemanhuispoort

10:30-10:45: Welcome by Dr. Erin La Cour & drs. Rik Spanjers OMHP F2.01C

10:45-12:00: Public Keynote Lecture by Dr. Joyce Goggin, University of Amsterdam, NL, OMHP F2.01C

12:00-13:00: Lunch at Atrium Café

13:00-15:30: Parallel Panel Session 1

15:30-16:00: Break & Travel Time

16:00-17:30: Public Round Table: Comics and History Education at NIOD

		Dr. Dan Hassler-Forest

		Eric Heuvel, Comics Artist  
		Lies Schippers, co-author The Search,  Anne Frank Foundation  
		Dr. Pascal Lefèvre, LUCA Campus Sint-Lukas, Brussels  

18:00-20:00: Welcome Borrel at Lambiek

Thursday, 2 July 2015

10:00-10:30: Coffee at the Oudemanhuispoort

10:30-12:00: Public Keynote Lecture by Prof. Dr. Bart Beaty, University of Calgary, CA, OMHP F2.01C

12:00-13:00: Lunch at Atrium Café

13:00-15:30: Parallel Panel Session 2

15:30-16:30: Comics in the Netherlands, OMHP F0.02

		Stein Schenk & Eva Hilhorst, “Graphic Journalism: News beyond Words”
		Jitse Verwer, “Comics in the American Book Center”
		Typex, “Comics vs. Culture”

16:30-17:00: Break

17:00-18:30: Public Round Table: The Political Agency of Comics, OMHP F0.02

		Dr. Stephan Besser, University of Amsterdam

		Dr. Joost de Bloois, University of Amsterdam
		Dr. Ernst van den Hemel, Utrecht University
		Joost Pollmann, Director of Comedium      

19:30: Keynote Dinner, by invitation

Friday, 3 July 2015

10:30-11:00: Coffee at the Oudemanhuispoort

11:00-12:30: Public Keynote Lecture by Prof. Dr. Jan Baetens, University of Leuven, BE, OMHP C0.17

12:30-13:30: Lunch at Atrium Café

13:30-16:00: Parallel Panel Session 3

16:00-16:15: Break

16:15-17:45: Public Round Table: Comics & Cultural Capital, OMHP F0.02

		Prof. Dr. Christa Maria Lerm-Hayes, University of Amsterdam

		Joost Swarte, Comics Artist
		Marcel Ruijters, Comics Artist
		Dr. Anik Fournier, ArtEz
		Daniel Neugebauer, Van Abbemuseum

18:00 Closing & Borrel at Atrium Café