Seminars & Short Courses

Foundational Seminar: Exploring East Asia Through Illustrative Juvenile Literature

Interested in graphic novels about East Asia but want to know more about that region of the world? Join the faculty at Shepherd University this summer for a free online two-week course on the foundations of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean history, culture, and everyday practices. Your faculty and author instructors then will take you to the world of East Asian graphic novels/memoirs for K-12 students and illustrated children’s books (in English). Complimentary textbook and other books will be included with the course. Educators who complete all assignments and attend all sessions will receive Certificates of Completion for 36 hours of PD as well as other benefits.

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