“A Bundle of Comics” event, November 8 2012, 6 PM

Please join us on Thursday, November 8th, for the next in the Columbia University Libraries' comics events.

"A Bundle of Comics: Graphic Narratives from The Jewish Daily Forward's Bintl Brief" highlights the work of cartoonist Liana Finck, who has been adapting poignant, early 20th-century immigrant letters to the Forward's renowned advice column.  Liana will be joined by Samuel Norich, the publisher of the Forward, and Rutgers University Professor Edward Portnoy, an expert on Yiddish popular culture, notably cartoons in the Yiddish press.

Co-sponsored by the Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Jewish Daily Forward.

Date: Thursday, November 8

Time: 6:00 PM

Place: 523 Butler

A kosher reception will follow.

A bundle of comics