September 12 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PMEvent Price: $10
Join comics scholar Hillary Chute for a history of comics, comix, and graphic novels. Learn about the fearless men and women behind the stories and the influence of comics on today’s culture.
After the lecture, join us for a book signing in our Museum Store.
To reserve your spot for this lecture please click here; email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 978-306-7003.
Hillary Chute is an expert on comics and graphic narratives and Distinguished Professor of English and Art + Design at Northeastern University. Her newest book is Why Comics?: From Underground to Everywhere (HarperCollins, 2017), a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. Her other books include Graphic Women: Life Narrative and Contemporary Comics; Outside the Box: Interviews with Contemporary Cartoonists; and Disaster Drawn: Visual Witness, Comics, and Documentary Form. She is the Associate Editor of Art Spiegelman’s MetaMaus, and a comics and graphic novels columnist for the New York Times Book Review. Chute lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.