The ninety-eighth meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 8 pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off the lobby). Free and open to the public. Please note: 8pm starting time.

Presentation: Brian Maidment on The Comic Image in the British Marketplace 1820-1850.
Brian Maidment is Professor of the History of Print at Liverpool John Moores University, UK. His most recent book is called Comedy, Caricature and the Social Order 1820-1850 (Manchester University Press 2013).

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Anonymous wood engraving The Literary Dustman circa 1832

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