“Seeing, drawing, writing and cooking through a cartoonist’s eye” by Ivan Brunetti and special guest Chris Ware. Presented by Lynda Barry.
Talk: Wednesday, February 15 4:30-5:45pm
Location: Chazen Museum of Art Room L160 800 University Avenue Madison, WI 53706
Ivan Brunetti has been reading comics and drawing comics for over twenty years. He’s taught at Columbia College and University of Chicago, put together two award winning comics anthologies for Yale University Press, and his cartoons and illustrations have appeared in publications such as The New Yorker, The New York Times, McSweeney’s, and Spin.
Yesterday, in the height of excitement preparing for the Wikipedia Blackout, I had the opportunity to simply be proud about being a part of something bigger. But today, now that the Blackout has (of course) attracted attention, it has turned into a defense of Wikipedia’s principles.
My latest post for the New Media Consortium is basically a distillation of a portion of my research paper. I’m really excited to get my “open authority” phrase out into the light of day, rather than stuck behind peer review for the next six months. So hooray!