Photos from Our Folger Talk

As mentioned in earlier posts, Conor and I gave a talk at the Folger Shakespeare Library this past Tuesday, February 15th.  We were invited by the Library to talk about our interpretation of the Bard’s characters and stories on our comic book series.

The Folger contains the world’s largest collection of Shakespeare’s printed works and contains an immense amount of resources and artifacts from Shakespeare’s time.  It was a treat to visit the location – I myself found it really inspiring that so much effort was put together to catalogue his works.

Our talk went very well – you can access a review of the evening by writer comicsgirl.com’s Eden Miller at this link. It was great to talk to a crowd of comic and Shakespeare fans, evenly split.  We then signed a number of books and sold out everything that evening.

Thanks to Joe Ross for serving as our moderator, to Garland Scott and Teri Cross Davis for helping to coordinate the event, and everyone at the Folger for making it a great event.  In addition, thanks to Vanessa King, Lesley Pike and Pietro Filipponi for taking the photos below.  We hope to have some video footage up sometime soon.

Conor tries to Recreate the Pose of Falstaff?

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The stage of the Folger Theatre

Conor and Anthony Present

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Anthony answers a question from the crowd by... dancing?

Anthony with some young readers

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Anthony and Conor with reader Triffin

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Anthony and Conor with Topher and SEED students, who are doing independent research projects on our series

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Moderator Joe Ross with Anthony the day after the talk

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A stained-glass window featuring the Seven Ages of Man in the library at Folger

  1. Lori Waters Lori Waters
    Lori Waters replied on July 25, 2014 at 3:36 pm

    The Glass Art Was Done in A Household Size Glass Art, Until Now I Hadn’t Realised it was Shakespeare Based. Thank You!

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