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Tintin - The Conference
13 Jun 2018 - 14 Jun 2018
An international event 'Tintin - The Conference' will be held at Leeds Beckett on 13/14th June 2018 to celebrate one of the most recognisable comic characters of the 20th century.
Tintin is loved across the world. From his beginnings as a single-page comic to Steven Spielberg's epic, the simple stories of the brave reporter and his dog, Snowy have delighted millions of readers.
Our conference will discuss the popularity of Tintin, the relationship between Tintin and Hergé, and such areas as friendship, audience appreciation, masculinity, sexuality and legacy.
Taking place over two days the programme includes World-renowned Tintinologist, Mr Michael Farr and Professor Laurence Grove, producer of a new Tintin documentary about the adventure The Black Island. There will be an assortment of papers from leading acadmics and Q&A panel events featuring Tintin experts.
Please check times with event organiser for any last minute changes.
Concession (student/LBU employee/OAP/Unemployed) = £40.00
Standard Fee = £70.00
- Adults only
- Wheelchair access
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