Political Cartoons and Freedom of Speech: Cottage Conversation featuring Mike Kahn and Matt Wuerker
Thursday, May 21, 6-7:30 pm
Mike Kahn, author of "'What Fools These Mortals Be!' The Story of Puck - America's First and Most Influential Magazine of Color Political Cartoons," examines the storied history of Puck magazine. Matt Wuerker, Editorial Cartoonist for Politico, will join Mr. Kahn for a dynamic conversation about the contemporary challenges to artistic freedom and protections of free speech in political cartoons.
Reception: 6:00 pm, Robert H. Smith Visitor Education Center
Lecture: 6:30 pm, President Lincoln's CottageAdmission: $10 for the lecture and $10 for the reception. Free for Cottage members at the $250 level or above. To purchase tickets and RSVP, email Michelle Martz at MMartz@savingplaces.org or call 202-688-3735.