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ReggieCon Panel: “Eyes Unclouded by Hate: The Spirit of Hayao Miyazaki!”

Date:
Thursday, May 6th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Website:
https://about.illinoisstate.edu/reggiecon/

Event Description

In celebration of Asian Pacific Heritage Month, ReggieCon will host the panel “Eyes Unclouded by Hate:  The Spirit of Hayao Miyazaki!” from 7-8:30 p.m. May 6, via Zoom.

There is no cost to attend. Those interested can join the Zoom webinar at the ReggieCon website.

The suggested viewing is Princess Mononoke.

Panelists include Dr. Scott Jordan, chair of the Department of Psychology at Illinois State University; Victor Dandridge, founder of Vantage InHouse Productions; Dr. Theresa Rojas, professor of English at Modesto Junior College and director of the Latinx Comic Arts Festival; and Dr. Eric Wesselmann, associate professor of psychology at Illinois State.

Guest panelists for May will include Mr. Tatsu Shigeta, Mr. Rio Shigeta, and Mr. Larry Houston.

Sponsored by the Office of Enrollment Management and Academic Services, ReggieCon is a series of virtual events held throughout the fall 2020 and spring 2021 semesters. Each event consists of a panel of experts in comic and popular media and will focus on issues of race and diversity. Panel topics align with national recognition months such as Black History, LGBTQ History, and Asian Pacific Heritage Month.

 

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

Office of Enrollment Management and Academic Services
Phone:
309-438-2157
Email:
emas@ilstu.edu
Website:
https://emas.illinoisstate.edu