Graphic Engagement: The Politics of Comics and Animation, presented by the Comparative Literature Program of Purdue University, would love for your organization to be involved in the conference. We expect to have over 100 attendees who work with and teach comics and animation at the University level. We will have several sponsorships available, and we will offer free exhibit space for you to show off your publications. Graphic Engagement attendees are among the leaders in the field of scholarly work on comics and animation and are always interested in finding out about new books and films to include in their work and in their classrooms.

* Keynote Speaker — $300
* Opening Reception — $300
* Banquet — $300 (may have multiple sponsors)
* Snacks/Refreshment (mid-morning and mid-afternoon each day) — $50 to sponsor (per)
* Animation Film Night — $300 (may have multiple sponsors)
* Graduate Student Outing — $150
* Individual Sessions — $25


Graphic Engagement will have a room set aside for university presses, publishers and animation studios. You may also volunteer to provide free comics, posters, tote bags, name badge lanyards, or other swag with exclusive advertising. Your vendor exhibit (table) is complimentary. Exhibitor-only badges will be free.

For $50, your organization can have its flyer included in the official conference folder. Printing and sending flyers will be the responsibility of the advertiser. Flyers may be full color.

Please see the website for registration, housing, and travel information as it becomes available. Contact: Derek Parker Royal at graphic.engagement@gmail.com for more information, please include “Sponsorship” in the subject line of the email.