Asian Authors at 2018 San Diego Comic-Con

2018 San Diego Comic-Con has begun! With a myriad of panels and autograph sessions, it’s easy to get lost. If you’re looking to meet some awesome Asian & Asian American writers at this year’s convention, then we got you covered.

Here is an ongoing list of panels and book signings featuring Asian & Asian American authors and illustrators. Keep in mind that this is not a comprehensive list and we will be updating it as we learn about authors we’ve missed. Please check the official SDCC schedule for more details.

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Thi Bui, author of The Best We Could Do

Book signing at Abrams – Booth 1216
Sun, July 22
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Preeti Chhibber, contributor to A Thousand Beginnings and Endings

Fake Girl Fallacy – Room 29AB
Sat, July 21
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

R.F. Kuang, author of The Poppy War 

Here They Be Dragons – Room 24ABC
Thurs, July 19
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Robert Kondo, author of The Dam Keeper

Book signing at First Second Books/Fierce Reads – Booth 2800
Sat, July 21
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Sarah Kuhn, author of the Heroine Complex series

Book signing at Penguin Publishing – Booth 1515-G
Fri, July 20
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

The BOOM! Box Summer Mixtape – Room 32AB
Fri, July 20
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Fake Girl Fallacy – Room 29AB
Sat, July 21
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Love is Universal – Room 25ABC
Sun, July 22

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM 

C.B. Lee, author of the Sidekick Squad series

The BOOM! Box Summer Mixtape – Room 32AB
Fri, July 20
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Into the Fanzone! Celebrating Pop Culture in YA Literature – Room 24ABC
Fri, July 20
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Book signing at Mysterious Galaxy – Booth 1119
Sat, July 21
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Dami Lee, author-illustrator of Be Everything at Once 

Book signing at Chronicle Books – Booth 1506
No time specified

Marie Lu, author of Warcross and the Young Elites trilogy

Book signing at Penguin Young Readers – Booth 1515-F
Fri, July 20
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
*This is a ticketed event

The Thrill of the Chase: Pursuing the Truth – Room 29AB
Fri, Jul 20
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Stan Sakai, author-illustrator of Usagi Yojimbo

Book signing at Fantagraphics – Book 1721
Sat, July 21
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Sabaa Tahir, author of An Ember in the Ashes series

Book signing at Penguin Young Readers – Booth 1515-F
Sat, July 21
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
*This is a ticketed event

Magic Giveth… and Magic Taketh Away – Room 23ABC
Sat, July 21
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM 

Mariko Tamaki, author of Skim and This One Summer 

The BOOM! Box Summer Mixtape – Room 32AB
Fri, July 20
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Abrams ComicArts: Reaching Every Reader: New Trends in Graphic Novels for Adults and Kids – Room 28DE
Sat, July 21
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Book Signing of Lumberjanes: The Moon Is Up with Brooklyn Allen
Abrams – Booth 1216
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM 

Jen Wang, author of The Prince and the Dressmaker

Love is Universal – Room 25ABC
Sun, July 22

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM 


If there are any authors we’ve missed who are attending Comic-Con, please let us know in the comments or tweet us @BooksandBoba!

 

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