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Author Event: Seth

January 25 at 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Free

Cartoonist Seth talks about his recent book Palookaville 24 with local cartoonist Joe Ollmann.

Attend a live reading and conversation with author Seth who discusses his recent book, Palookaville 24.

The 45-minute conversation is followed by a 15-minute question and answer period. Check out the HPL catalogue to borrow the book before the event.

Seth is the cartoonist behind the comic book series Palookaville. His comics have appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Best American Comics and McSweeneys Quarterly. His illustrations have appeared in the New Yorker, the Walrus, and Canadian Notes & Queries. He is also Lemony Snicket's partner for the new Young Readers series, All the Wrong Questions, and has illustrated and designed a new, deluxe edition of Stephen Leacock's Sunshine Sketches of a little Town. He is the designer for several classic comics reprint series, notably collections of work by Charles Schulz, John Stanley, and Doug Wright.

Joe Ollmann is a cartoonist who has lived in Hamilton most of his life. He is the author of seven graphic novels. His most recent book, Fictional Father was short-listed for The Governor General’s Award in Canada, the first time a graphic novel was nominated for that award. Since then, Fictional Father won the Hamilton Literary Award for Fiction.

Details

Date:
January 25
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://events.hpl.ca/event/9620416

Organizer

Hamilton Public Library
Phone
905-546-3200
Email
arts@hpl.ca
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Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible, Gender-neutral washrooms

Venue

Central Library
55 York Blvd
Hamilton, L8R 3K1
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Phone
905-546-3200
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