Comics pioneer Trina Robbins appears Feb. 8 at Friends of the Menlo Park Library event

by Contributed Content on February 6, 2018

From the underground comix movement to Wonder Woman, comics pioneer Trina Robbins has done it all! She’s made clothes for Mama Cass & David Crosby, and she’s written stories for Barbie & the Powerpuff Girls. Now this comics “herstorian” has written a memoir, and she will join us to share tales from her life, and also her perspectives on women in comics.

The event takes place on Feb. 8 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in the Menlo Park City Council Chamber. You can reserve your free ticket in advance.

About Trina Robbins:

  • Writer and artist
  • Pioneer in the 1970s Underground Comix movement
  • One of Joni Mitchell’s “Ladies of the Canyon”
  • Historian of women in cartooning
  • Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame member
  • First female to illustrate the Wonder Woman series

Kepler’s Books will make copies of Trina’s books available for sale and signing. This event is made possible thanks to funding from the Friends of the Menlo Park Library.


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