Gareth Hinds Named 2016 Artist-in-Residence on ExL Study Tour to Greece
Cover, The Odyssey
Gareth Hinds has been named Artist-in-Residence for the 2016 Examined Life online graduate course and study tour to Greece, April 14-24, 2016. In Greece he will give a talk and lead a workshop for artists and those artistically inclined!
His award-winning graphic novel, The Odyssey is now celebrating its 14th year in print! He's currently working on a graphic rendering of The Iliad. ExL's online graduate course starts January 9, 2016 — and the study tour to Greece is scheduled April 14-24, 2016. Ten $1,000 stipends to teachers, administrators, and school and public librarians new to the ExL program will be given on a first come, first served basis.
About Gareth Hinds' The Odyssey, Rick Riordan writes "Gareth Hinds brings The Odyssey to life in a masterful blend of art and storytelling. Vivid and exciting, this graphic novel is a worthy new interpretation of Homer’s epic." Rick Riordan is the author of the Percy Jackson & the Olympians series.
Ashley Bryan, 2011 Greek Study Fellow and CLNE honorary board member, and Gareth Hinds at Islesford Painting Workshop in Maine. Gareth Hinds has joined Ashley and Henry Isaacs as a teacher in the Maine workshops