Member Events, Special Events

Storyteller’s Society Event: The Color of Comics


When: Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Event Location: 103 Orchard Street

Cost: Public - $20; Storyteller Society Members + Guest - FREE

Join the Tenement Museum Storyteller’s Society, a group of supporters in their 20s and 30s, on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, for a special event, The Color of Comics, featuring a conversation focusing on American identity in comic books.

Join How to be American host Brendan Murphy and Jonathan Gray, English professor at CUNY (and star of episode 6 of the How To Be American podcast), for a conversation about how people of color and newly minted immigrants explored their sense of “Americanness” through creating, designing, and illustrating comic books.