Negev Museum of Art Presents: Online Lecture on Comics
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Negev Museum of Art Presents: Online Lecture on Comics

A Zoom lecture about the history of comics hosted by The Negev Museum of Art

The Negev Museum of Art will hold a special online lecture by Nirit Dahan about the history of comics. Dahan, the Assistant Curator and Registrar of the museum will lecture about The Founders of Comics.

The Zoom lecture offers an overview of the art of comic books that tell fascinating stories through drawings, whether it is stories of struggles between superheroes against the forces of evil or whether it is about a little boy who goes on an adventure. Part of the lecture will focus on the early days of comics where it all started and when: How the comic went from a small column in the daily newspaper to a comic book full of fascinating stories. Where did the comics even start and who was the first comics artist. Where did the superheroes come from and who was the first superhero, when did comics turn from a literary-artistic industry into a vast commercial industry and other important issues in the history of the characters and creators of this fascinating world.

Date and time

Dec 05, 2022
12:00 AM (UTC+0)

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Location

Virtual