Joyce Rice is a communication designer who specializes in comics in digital spaces. She was the cofounder and creative director of Symbolia, a media organization that published interactive comics journalism in a bimonthly digital magazine from 2012 to 2015. She has worked with a variety of media partners including American Public Media, Showtime, and Tumblr. Her work has appeared in Columbia Journalism Review, Yes! Magazine, and L.A. News Group publications, and has been written about in FastCo., Poynter, and other outlets. She has spoken about the intersection of comics, journalism, and technology at Game Developer’s Conference (San Francisco, CA; 2016), VOCER Innovation Day (Hamburg, Germany; 2015), on The Verge’s Top Shelf (theverge.com; 2015), and other venues. She is currently a Fellow with the Game Design department at American University working on the intersection between game design, journalism, and comics.
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