Conference Venues

Event Locations at The Ohio State University


The Ohio Union, 1739 N. High St. 43210,
Conference sessions
Book exhibit
Post-plenary reception, Friday 5:45-7:15


Special Event Locations:

The Blackwell Inn and Conference Center, 2110 Tuttle Park Place, 43210,
Banquet, Saturday 7:30-10:00

The Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum and Library, 1813 N High St, 43210,
*The museum and library holds an amazing collection of comics and graphic novels!
Tours of Italian graphic novels and comics, Friday 10:45-12:15

The Faculty Club181 Oval Dr. S, Columbus, OH 43210,
Welcome Reception, Thursday evening

Hopkins Hall Gallery, 128 N. Oval Mall,
Exhibit of Mario Badagliacca’s photographs

Thompson Library, 1858 Neil Ave, 43210,
*Definitely take the elevator to the top floor and check out the view!
Rare Books Exhibit, First Floor Gallery, Saturday 9:00-1:30

The Wexner Center for The Arts: Film/Video Theater, 1871 N High St, 43210,
*The Theater is downstairs in a beautiful deconstructivist building designed by Peter Eisenman. Check it out!
Queer Caucus screening and discussion, Friday 1:00-2:30
Blaxploitalian screening and discussion with director, Friday 2:45-4:15
Plenary event with Dr. Ruth Ben-Ghiat, Friday 4:30-5:30

**Venues of special events and receptions (The Wexner Center, The Faculty Club, Hopkins Hall, The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum) are within a 2-6 minute walk from The Ohio Union.