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Illustration Institute and Friends of the Peaks Island Library present an evening with Liza Donnelly

  • Peaks Island Community Room/Peaks Island Library 129 Island Avenue Peaks Island, ME 04108 USA (map)
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Humor is Key to Our Survival

An evening with award winning New Yorker cartoonist & visual journalist LIZA DONNELLY


A rare opportunity to get a sneak peek into the world of cartooning with master cartoonist, Liza Donnelly. Forty years at the New Yorker, Liza will discuss her path, her work there now, and how it has evolved.  

Passionate about political cartoons as well, Liza will share what it's like drawing in this time of polarization, working for CBS News, and how it has led her to discover a new form of visual journalism she pioneered called Live-Drawing.

Humor is key to our survival, and Liza's talk will help uncover why this is true.

Sponsored by Illustration Institute and Friends of the Peaks Island Library. Free and open to all.