Sloane Leong and Cathy G. Johnson in Conversation

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Join Cathy G. Johnson and Sloane Leong as they discuss their relationship with sports, coming of age narratives, and the craft of comics and storytelling!

Sloane Leong is a mixed indigenous cartoonist, writer, and artist. She is most well known for her indigenous sci-fi comic Prism Stalker and she has a new graphic novel called A Map to the Sun out from First Second Books in 2020. She is currently living near Portland, Oregon.

Cathy G. Johnson is a cartoonist, printmaker and educator residing on occupied Narragansett land in Providence, Rhode Island. Her comics delve into the complicated worlds of young people, exploring the hardships and joys of adolescence. Past works include the graphic novels Jeremiah (2015), Gorgeous (2016), and The Breakaways (2019). Her newest comic is Black Hole Heart, self-published in 2020.