Superman is Jewish? with Author Harry Brod and cartoonist Michael Capozzola

When
Sun Apr 14, 2013
Where
The Contemporary Jewish Museum
Time
2:305pm
Cost
$10 - $12
Tags
Museums, Literary Arts

Description

Harry Brod, author of Superman Is Jewish? How Comic Book Superheros Came to Serve Truth, Justice, and the Jewish-American Way, and cartoonist Michael Capozzola engage in a lively and humorous conversation about the Jewish origins of Superman and other comic book heroes. Book sales and signing to follow.

Harry Brod is a visiting Stanford scholar and Professor of Philosophy and Humanities at the University of Northern Iowa and served on the Board of Directors of Humanities Iowa. He has appeared on CNN, Today, Geraldo, and other TV and radio programs. His articles have been published in numerous journals and popular magazines. He is the father of two children and still has his old comic book collection.

Michael Capozzola is a Bay Area-based comedian and cartoonist. His work has appeared in McSweeney's, Mad Magazine, National Lampoon, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Humor Times.

More Info

Link
http://www.thecjm.org
Call
4156557800 (Box Office)
Email
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Location

  1. The Contemporary Jewish Museum
    736 Mission St, San Francisco, CA