War-Zone Reportage Through Comic Art

Posted on May 17th, 2012 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Join us at 7 pm, Thursday, May 24, when Joe Sacco, award-winning graphic journalist, is interviewed by Mercy Corps’ Chief Communications Officer, Jeremy Barnicle. This event takes place at Mercy Corps Global Headquarters (Action Center, 28 SW 1st Avenue, Portland, Oregon, 97204).

Tickets are $10 (Regular), and $5 (Students) and are available through Brown Paper Tickets, by phone (503-896-5747) or in person at the Mercy Corps Action Center.

“Joe Sacco’s brilliant excruciating books of war reportage are potent territory” (The New York Times Book Review).

Joe Sacco is widely believed to be the creator of war-reportage comics, and is author of American Book Award winner “Palestine” (1996), and “Safe Area Gora