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(Past Event) Ben Katchor lectures at Johns Hopkins

“Hand-Drying in America and Other Stories”

2000 MacArthur Fellow Ben Katchor will be presenting an illustrated lecture on Monday April 4th at Johns Hopkins University, co-sponsored by the Center for Visual Arts and Homewood Arts Programs. The lecture is entitled “Hand-Drying in America and Other Stories” subtitled “Picture-recitations from 18 years of comic-strips about architecture and urban design from Metropolis magazine" after Katchor's recent anthology — a title listed in The Daily Beast’s Top Coffee-Table Books of 2013.

The talk starts at 5:30pm in Room 101 of the F. Ross Jones Building, Mattin Centre, on the Homewood campus at 3400 N. Charles St. in Baltimore. After the event there will be a book-signing.

This event is free and open to the public and is Katchor's first Johns Hopkins appearance since 1999. 

  • Baltimore, MD, Monday, April 4, 2016 - 5:30pm

    Johns Hopkins University, 3400 N. Charles St., Room 101: F. Ross Jones Building, Mattin Centre

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