Public Humanities Hub – “George Luks, Mark Twain and the Comic Grotesque”

George Luk, The Yellow Kid and the Comic GrotesqueThe Public Humanities Hub presents

“George Luks, The Yellow Kid and the Comic Grotesque”
by Jean Lee Cole (Professor and Faculty Director of Community-Engaged Learning and Scholarship, Loyola University)

January 8, 4:00 pm
in Buchanan Tower 323

How does the other half laugh?

Find out at “GEORGE LUKS, THE YELLOW KID and the COMIC GROTESQUE,” a talk about comics by Jean Lee Cole (Loyola University) drawing on her book How the Other Half Laughs: The Comic Sensibility in American Literature, 1895-1920.

Co-sponsored by the UBC Public Humanities Hub, Department of English Language & Literatures, Department of History and Simon Fraser University Department of English