This symposium examines many of the same questions as the "We Could Be Heroes: The Mythology of Monsters and Heroes in Contemporary Art" exhibition.
Scholarly papers will delve into contemporary pop culture's fascination with superheroes and monsters. Dr. Ben Saunders, author of author of "Do The Gods Wear Capes?: Spirituality, Fantasy, and Superheroes," will address the audience as the keynote speaker. Saunders is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Oregon, and founder of the first undergraduate minor in Comics and Cartoon Studies.
To view the symposium schedule visit http://bit.ly/108kfID.
Phone: (801) 422-8251
Event Hours: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: BYU Museum of Art
Address: BYU Campus Drive, Provo
Web Site: moa.byu.edu