Professor Who? Melissa Terras with Edward Ross @melissaterras @edward_ross

Saturday 5th October – 2pm – Portobello Baptist Church Hall

Melissa Terras, Professor of Digital Cultural Heritage at The University of Edinburgh, discusses her book Picture-Book Professors with Edward Ross, graphic novelist and creator of Filmish. This in-conversation event  explores issues around representation of academics and scientists in children’s books and culture at large, and how they affect our attitudes towards expertise, science and knowledge.

You can download a free ebook of Picture-Book Professors at the CUP webpage:…

Tickets for all Portobello Book Festival events are free and can be picked up from Portobello Library in Rosefield Avenue.

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