The 13th Annual Illustration Research Symposium was held at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, November 2-4, 2023.

This event was jointly hosted by Washington University Libraries, the Dowd Illustration Research Archive, the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, and the MFA in Illustration and Visual Culture program (IVC).

A warm thanks goes out to all who attended the symposium. If you have any questions regarding the event, please share them with Blind Spots Program Coordinator Danielle Ridolfi at