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Quick Hit: Curious about Cartooning–Screening and Panel at MCNY

Thursday • April 15 • 6:00 PM

Curious about Cartooning: Film Screening and Cartoonist Panel

Join director Lyda Ely for a screening of her film Funny Business (2009), featuring some of the most celebrated cartoonists of The New Yorker magazine. This insider’s look at a previously unexamined world includes George Booth, Roz Chast, Matt Diffee, Mort Gerberg, Sam Gross, Ed Koren, Lee Lorenz, Arnie Levin, Frank Modell, Victoria Roberts, and David Sipress. Following the screening, Lyda Ely will lead a discussion with a select group of New Yorker cartoonists featured in the film about their craft and the lasting influence of cartooning legend Charles Addams. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Charles Addams’s New York. $


$12 Non-Members
$8 Seniors and Students
$6 Museum Members

*A two dollar surcharge applies for unreserved, walk-in participants.

For more information please call 917.492.3395 or programs@mcny.org

Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
New York, NY 10029

[illustration by Charles Addams]