Mr. Mario Rivas is the creator of "Fernanda," a popular animated series broadcast throughout the Republic of Cuba and throughout The Americas.
This will be Mr. Rivas' first appearance in the United States and is happening as part of a cultural exchange program that seeks to introduce fans of the creative arts to artistic works in each nation.
Mr. Rivas will participate in panel discussions with his peers in the United States and will lead a session to share the stories behind "Fernanda" and other productions from the Republic of Cuba.
New Jersey Comic Expo will promote Mr. Rivas' appearance through a campaign running on Univision and in Latinos Unidos, a weekly Spanish Language paper that reaches 42,000 readers in New Jersey.
New Jersey Comic Expo is an annual event held at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center each fall. It's a celebration of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators and creators of all types of pop culture. At New Jersey Comic Expo you can find exhibitors promoting and selling all types of related products, as well as entertaining and educational programs, guest signings and meet & greet sessions with celebrities. For more specific information about the show, please check out the FAQ. New Jersey Comic Expo is a MAD Event Management, LLC production.
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