Talking 7 Miles a Second

Talking 7 Miles a Second

Pushing the limits of mainstream publishing, husband & wife comics team James Romberger and Marguerite VanCook have created several groundbreaking, queer-positive stories ranging from AIDS memoirs to wartime romances – despite friction with heavy-handed editors and publishers.

Join us for a talk with James and Marguerite about their work and their lives.


James Romberger
7 Miles a Second, Aaron & Ahmed

Marguerite VanCook
7 Miles a Second, The Late Child and Other Animals

Maggie Galvan
(moderator), Archiving the ’80s: Feminism, Queer Theory, & Visual Culture