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June 23, 2009

The Non-Motivational Speaker Series Returns June 25

The Non-Motivational Speaker Series returns on Thursday, June 25, at 7:30 p.m. in DUMBO, Brooklyn.

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Graphic by Mister Lister

ILLUSTRATION will be this month's theme. Speakers include artist Molly Crabapple, creator of Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School, a cabaret-life-drawing class with 57 branches around the world [interview here]; New Yorker cartoonist and editor of the magazine's comedy blog Farley Katz [interview here] ; and Josh Neufeld, author of graphic novels A Few Perfect Hours and the acclaimed A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge, to be published by Pantheon this fall [interview here].

This is a free event.

Event Details:

JLA Studios (Google Maps, Outside.In)
63 Pearl St (between Water St. and Front St.)
Brooklyn, NY 11201
[Next to the F train. Close to the A,C. Accessible by the 2,3].

Doors open at 7:00.
Event starts at 7:30.

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