Sarah Glidden, 2017 Lynd Ward Prize winner for graphic novel of the year

Sarah Glidden, 2017 Lynd Ward Prize winner for graphic novel of the year

horizontal portrait of Sarah Glidden standing, leaning against concrete wall

Cartoonist Sarah Glidden will receive the 2017 Lynd Ward Prize for Graphic Novel of the Year, for "Rolling Blackouts: Dispatches from Turkey, Syria and Iraq," on Sept. 28 from the Pennsylvania Center for the Book and Penn State University Libraries. The public presentation and Glidden's subsequent talk about her work and process to create "Rolling Blackouts" will start at 4 p.m. Eastern time Sept. 28 in Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library, University Park, and live online via Mediasite Live.

IMAGE: photo by Sarah Shannon