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How Come Boys Get to Keep Their Noses?

  • Butler Library, Room 523 535 West 114th Street New York, NY, 10027 United States (map)

How Come Boys Get to Keep Their Noses? 

Scholar Tahneer Oksman joins Columbia professor Jeremy Dauber for a discussion of her recent book, "How Come Boys Get to Keep Their Noses: Women and Jewish American Identity In Contemporary Graphic Memoirs."  Oksman's book examines the work of cartoonists such as Aline Kominsky-Crumb, Miss Lasko-Gross, and Liana Finck, examining the ways their Jewishness manifests in their autobiographical work.  

Date: Thursday, November 17

Time: 6:00 - 8:30pm

Location: Butler Library, Room 523, Columbia University

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Co-sponsored by the Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies and Comics@Columbia.