Gazillion Strong is dedicated to the development of resources and tools that aid marginalized communities, such as adopted people, foster alums, immigrants, people of color, and LGBTQ community members, to speak and advocate for themselves and others.
Fans of comic books and graphic novels! Join us for robust conversations – lead by local writers of color – about overlapping and unique themes in: Dragon’s Breath; Hip-Hop Family Tree, Book 1; An Iranian Metamorphosis; Little Heart; Ms. Marvel, Volume 1; Roberto Clemente; Silk, Volume 0; and Troop 142.
Huge shoutouts to the students who participated in Through Our Eyes: Avalon and to Avalon School for hosting it!
Two opportunities for youth to participate in the creation part of “Comics from the Margins: RCL-Maplewood Library.”
Sarah is an adoptive parent. She has lived in the Midwest, Tokyo, Kyoto, upstate New York, and Southwest Virginia.