The fifteenth meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Monday, August 20, 2012 at 7pm at The Lounge at Dixon Place, 161A Chrystie Street (between Rivington and Delancey) in Manhattan. Scheduled presentations this week by Simon Fraser and Andrea Tsurumi. Facilitator: Adam Tyrrell . Free and open to the public.

Isaac Cruikshank ”Vaccination against Small Pox or Mercenary and Merciless spreaders of Death and Devastation driven out of society” (detail), 1808