Visiting Artist | John Jennings
Join AS220 & RISD Illustration as we welcome, John Jennings, an interdisciplinary scholar & Will Eisner Award winner who examines the visual culture of race in various media forms.
His latest work, a graphic novel adaptation of Octavia Butler’s 1979 science fiction novel Kindred, is one of three collaborations with author Damian Duffy.
Jennings will discuss his research in critical race design education, culturally centered aesthetics, and Blackness in visual cultures of horror.
Wednesday, April 25 at 4:30pm to 6:30pm
55 Canal Walk, Providence, RI