11/6 • 6:30 PM • Room 703G
We hope you all enjoyed Joseph's insightful talk on diversity in comics last week. If any of you would like to follow up with his writing, you can read his weekly column here!
We'll be starting November off right with some fun and games, and we hope you'll join us this week for our Draw off!!
We'll be having 3 volunteers up at a time to draw interpretations of different silly prompts. It'll be time to stretch your imaginations, and see what you can come up with!
Lastly, Comics Arts Brooklyn (or CAB) is coming up this weekend, November 7th and 8th. Admission is free, and those of you who would like to attend, stop by this week to hear more information about a Cartoon Allies Field trip to Brooklyn!
All majors are welcome to participate, so we hope you stop by! Friday 11/6, 6:30 PM, in the room 703G of the 380 2nd Ave (Library) building.
New Yorker Cartooning Editor Bob Mankoff and Very Semi-Serious: free sneak preview of HBO Documentary and evening with editor!
November 9, 7:00pm
333 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10011
Bob Mankoff, will discuss his esteemed career as both cartoonist and cartoon editor of the New Yorker, as a part of a celebration of the softback publication of his critically acclaimed 2014 memoir How About Never—Is Never Good for You?: My Life in Cartoons. A special preview screening of the HBO feature documentary of the new film Very Semi-Serious: A Partially Thorough Portrait of New Yorker Cartoonists will also accompany the evening. Hosted by Keith Mayerson, SVA Cartooning Coordinator.
Event is free and open to the public
"The Spirit" 75th Anniversary Celebration.
Wednesday November 11th
SVA Theatre 333 West 23rd Street
The School of Visual Arts Alumni Society, in partnership with the Will and Ann Eisner Family Foundation, presents Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist and author Jules Feiffer, along with former publisher and president of DC Comics, Paul Levitz, discussing the legacy of pioneering comic artist and longtime SVA faculty member, Will Eisner. A Q&A and book signing will follow.
Comic Arts Brooklyn!
Saturday November 7th
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church
12 Havemeyer st Brooklyn, NY 11211
Sunday November 9th
80 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Comic Arts Brooklyn is an annual festival of comics and cartoon art, presented by Desert Island.
Admission is free, and the event is open to the public. More info can be found at Comicartstbrooklyn.com