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Summer Comics Workshop

In the summer of 2021, two of our younger participants, Fox and Rain, created and ran an intergenerational comics workshop. A small group of youngers and elders from the dialogue project met bi-weekly over Zoom to create a comics zine. Together, mostly over Zoom, they came up with a plan of approach, topic, and artistic style, and created the materials through skill sharing and co-making.
Gay Generations: A Comic Anthology

Gay Generations is a comic anthology made during the summer of 2021 by four participants of The LGBTQ+...

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