We can't wait to welcome you to BABEL on Friday, October 14th, for an evening with environmental & climate change journalist Elizabeth Kolbert. Here, you'll find FAQs for event attendance, whether in-person or virtual.
Environmental journalist Elizabeth Kolbert visits Buffalo on Friday, October 14th for a BABEL author talk at Kleinhans Music Hall. Kolbert's research and writing on species extinction is fascinating, terrifying, and absolutely necessary as we face the realities of climate change. But how do we move forward with this knowledge? How do we turn away from despair and toward action? Look to the people in our own Buffalo & Western New York community working towards environmental justice!
Peruse some major milestones in the career of cartoonist & graphic novelist Alison Bechdel—through comics, of course!
To celebrate our March 16th BABEL author (and exercise guru!) Alison Bechdel, we’ve created a fun, quick at-home workout that will get you moving while we explore a bit of her iconic career through comic panes, articles, and short videos with Bechdel herself!
JBWC Youth Ambassador Danny Merlino reflects on connections with the work of cartoonist & graphic novelist Alison Bechdel in this guest blog ahead of their JBWC workshop "Trends, Fads, and Phases: In Color!"
The Beyond Boundaries Film Series presents a free screening of the documentary No Straight Lines: The Rise of Queer Comics, followed by a discussion panel. The film features cartoonist Alison Bechdel, who will visit Buffalo as part of Just Buffalo Literary Center's BABEL series on March 16.
Join Just Buffalo for a lively discussion of Alison Bechdel's The Secret to Superhuman Strength, facilitated by teaching artist Sherry Robbins. Bechdel is the featured author at BABEL on March 16, 2022.