Using Comics Journalism for Deeper, Broader Engagement

  • Thursday, Sep 22 – 4 PM – 5:15 PM PT (23 – 00:15 UTC)
  • Location: Santa Barbara A-C
  • Not available virtually
  • #ONA22Comics
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Join this one-of-a-kind hands-on session and hear how a diverse group of outlets use comics journalism to reach younger and more diverse audiences – from implementing best practices and workflow to securing newsroom buy-in and engaging audiences on and off platform.

Session resources

This session is designed for:

  • Newsroom leaders looking for new and engaging storytelling formats
  • Editors, visual professionals and audience journalists interested in comics journalism
  • Everyone who sees value and power in visual storytelling


Hannah Good
Multiplatform Editor, The Washington Post

Michelle Kanaar
Art Director & Cofounder, Borderless Magazine

Nissa Rhee
Executive Director, Borderless Magazine

Brian Williamson
Interactive Designer, Voice of America

Rachel Orr
Senior Design Editor, The Washington Post