Library Associates Author Reading

Michael A. Kahn
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm



















Michael Alexander Kahn is the co-author of May it Amuse the Court: Editorial Cartoons of the Supreme Court and the Constitution and more than a dozen scholarly articles on the Presidency and the Supreme Court. He has assembled one of the country’s leading collections of political cartoons, which has been featured in numerous magazine articles and in an exhibit at the Grolier Club in New York in 2007. He is a frequent lecturer on the significance of political cartoon art and has developed educational materials based on the art for teaching on the university and high school levels and in museum programs.

What Fools These Mortals Be: The Story of Puck, by Michael Alexander Kahn & Richard Samuel West (IDW/LOAC) has been nominated for the prestigious Will Eisner Comic Industry Award in the category of “Best Comic-Related Book.” The awards will be given out during a gala ceremony on Friday, July 10 during Comic-Con International: San Diego.

Event Details:

Charles E. Young Research Library Main Conference Room

Space is limited; RSVP by April 30 to 310.206.8526 or <>.

Free admission

Parking is available in Structure Five for $12*

*Enter campus from Sunset Boulevard at Royce Drive. At the first stop sign, turn right on Charles E. Young Drive, then enter parking structure five on your left. Tell the attendant that you are attending the Library’s author talk. Go to the top floor, exit east from the parking structure, then walk northeast to reach the Research Library.