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Larry Gonick and Randall Munroe Larry Gonick, author of The Cartoon History of the Universe; Randall Munroe, creator of xkcd

High Concept, Low Art: Cartoonists Larry Gonick and Randall Munroe in Conversation about Life, the Universe, and Nothing (Note: 8:00 p.m. in Taylor Auditorium, NEW Frick Chemistry Building. See map. Simulcast in Jadwin Hall A06.)
April 11, 2011. Sponsored by the J. Edward Farnum Lecture Fund.

Larry Gonick is a cartoonist and author of The Cartoon History of the Universe. Randall Munroe is the creator of the webcomic xkcd. Both artists will review their work and what they try to achieve with their art. A discussion between Gonick and Munroe about the comic narrative and how it conveys information will follow their individual presentations. Live drawing will accompany the discussion.