Illinois lecturer receives Eisner Award for ‘Kindred’ graphic novel adaptation

Damian Duffy, a University of Illinois School of Information Sciences graduate and lecturer, won an Eisner Award for the graphic novel adaptation of Octavia Butler’s science fiction novel “Kindred.” He collaborated on the project with U. of I. alumnus John Jennings. Photo by Cindy Brya
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Illinois lecturer receives Eisner Award for ‘Kindred’ graphic novel adaptation
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Illinois lecturer receives Eisner Award for ‘Kindred’ graphic novel adaptation
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Two University of Illinois alumni won an Eisner Award for their graphic novel adaptation of the novel “Kindred” by Octavia Butler.