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Cartoonist Lynda Barry presents multimedia lecture at Beloit College

Feb 16, 2023

07:30 pm

Beloit College Powerhouse Weissberg Auditorium or join by Zoom
850 Pleasant St.
Beloit, 53511

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Lynda Barry, the internationally acclaimed cartoonist, graphic novelist, and MacArthur
“Genius” fellow, encourages us to interact in the world creatively. Learn how from Barry on Thursday, Feb.16, at the Beloit College Powerhouse’s Weissburg Auditorium.

The New York Times has described Barry as “among this country’s greatest conjoiners of words and images,known for plumbing all kinds of touchy subjects in cartoons, comic strips, and novels, both graphic and illustrated.”

As Beloit College’s 2023 Lois and Willard Mackey Chair in Creative Writing, Barry will delve into humans’longing to draw, write, sing, and dance in her Feb. 16 “What it Is” multimedia presentation.

Lynda Barry’s keynote Mackey presentation is at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 16, in the Powerhouse’s
Weissberg Auditorium, 850 Pleasant St. or join by Zoom This is a
free public event.

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