Norman Rockwell Museum is pleased to welcome long-time “New Yorker” cartoonist, Liza Donnelly to the Museum for an evening lecture to be held this Thursday, June 16, starting at 5:30 p.m. The talk is part of the Museum’s “Comic Relief” series of events being held Thursday nights through August, in conjunction with its latest exhibition, “Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs.”
Like Chast, Ms. Donnelly has been drawing cartoons about culture and politics at “The New Yorker” for over 30 years. She is also a columnist and cartoonist for “Forbes,” specializing in politics and women’s rights. Donnelly is also a featured weekly political cartoonist for Medium.com.
The artist will offer a back story on life as a “New Yorker” cartoonist, and as an author and contributor for numerous, national periodicals. Donnelly is also a Cultural Envoy for the U.S. State Department, traveling around the world speaking about freedom of speech, cartoons, and women’s rights. The lecture is free for Museum members or with general admission. Reservations are recommending by contacting the Museum at 413.931.2221 or firstname.lastname@example.org