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Lunch on Fridays: Kristen Radtke

October 30 2020

When 12:30pm - 1:30pm

From "Imagine Wanting Only This" (submitted)

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Spend your lunch hour hearing from author and illustrator Kristen Radtke, who will discuss her graphic memoir Imagine Wanting Only This during our Lunch on Fridays lecture series.

This event will be hosted on Zoom via this link:

Please note: When you click on this link, Zoom will open a web browser and prompt you to download (or update) your software. You may want to do this a few minutes prior to start time, so that you're ready when the presentation begins.

Imagine Wanting Only This (2017) was CIA’s 2020 summer book. Radtke is also the author of Seek You: Essays on American Loneliness (2021) and Terrible Men (2022), all from Pantheon. Her articles on physical touch, loneliness and female-identified illustrators creating self-portraiture appear in The New York Times, The Atlantic, NPR, The Guardian and Vogue, among others. Radtke is Art Director and Deputy Editor of The Believer Magazine, through which during COVID-19 she has run a weekly free remote comics workshop.


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