Category: BurntCitrus Notebooks

Review of “Arresting Development: Comics at the Boundaries of Literature”

Christopher Pizzino begins Arresting Development: Comics at the Boundaries of Literature with the premise that even though news stories have proclaimed the arrival of comics as legitimate literature for more than thirty years, comics are still a marginalized medium that resists legitimation, and will be for the foreseeable future. Pizzino argues, “while comics are less reviled now

Occupying New York: Protest and Dissent in Urban Spaces

Wednesday, May 11 from 5:00–6:30 pm

From the Museum of the City of New York website: Join Louie Dean Valencia-García, Andrew W. Mellon Predoctoral Fellow at the City Museum and Centennial Fellow at Fordham University, to explore the long history of protest surrounding New York City’s public spaces. Valencia-García will examine such case studies as Tompkins Square Park, Marcus Garvey Park,