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Duke-AAEC Political Cartoon and Satire Festival

Past Event: 09.22.2016 @ 12:00 am

Duke University and the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists (AAEC) will jointly host a political satire festival to take place on Duke's campus from September 22-24, 2016. Anchored by the annual convention of the AAEC, the three-day festival will feature a variety of programs to celebrate satire in the political realm.The festival will include opportunities to engage students and the public throughout the three days:An Evening with The Simpsons!Panel discussions on HB2, cartoons and cops, Republican humor, international censorship, illustrating Donald Trump, and cartooning for The Onion!A conversation with fact-checkers from Samantha Bee Full Frontal and The Daily Show!Student improv and sketch comedy performances!Live cartooning, student workshops, art exhibits and more!

Contact:
Stonecipher, Shelley - shelley.stonecipher@duke.edu

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