Tuesday, August 23, 2011

November 8: Joseph Farris at National Geographic

A Soldier's Sketchbook

  • Date November 8, 2011
  • Time 7:30 p.m.
  • Location Washington, D.C.
  • Price NG Member: $16; General Public: $18; Veterans and Military: $10

Joseph Farris in his new Nat Geo book A Soldier's Sketchbook: From the Front Lines of World War II tells the story of life in the foxholes as a young Army photographer, before becoming a renowned cartoonist, whose work has appeared on the cover and in the pages of the New Yorker magazine since 1971. Farris will converse with Anthony Swofford, author of the critically acclaimed Jarhead: A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles.

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