As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
✶ Thank you for your readership and contributions over the past 12-plus years. ✶
Saturday, March 25
This Sunday at Northwestern University, comics creators, graphic novelists and education experts lead a one-day workshop on using comics to teach reading and increase literacy in the classroom. It's organized by new local nonprofit Reading With Pictures. Free for educators, librarians and comics professionals.