Cartoon Crossroads Columbus (CXC) 2016

Cartoon Crossroads Columbus (CXC) 2016

October 13, 2016 - October 16, 2016


Thursday, October 13 and Friday, October 14

Events take place at The Ohio State University campus, including the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, Hale Hall and the Wexner Center for the Arts.

Cartoon Crossroads Columbus (CXC) hosts a two-day scholarly symposium, Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum exhibitions and tours, a celebration of excellence and diversity in comics at SOL CON, a professional development track including a new round of our peer-to-peer “Talk and Teach” presentations, multiple receptions, a presentation on animation with animator and author John Canemaker, and an evening in conversation with Garry Trudeau and Glen David Gold.

Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16

Events take place at Columbus Metropolitan Library, with satellite events at the Columbus Museum of Art (CMA), and Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD).

CXC hosts its Expo and Marketplace in the heart of the beautiful new library facility, public panel presentations, a presentation by this year’s Thurber Prize recipient, and a Saturday night focused around a major comics-making talent and accompanying exhibition.

For a full listing of all the events view Schedule of Events