Mike Kahn discusses his new work, “‘What Fools These Mortals Be!’ The Story of Puck – America’s First and Most Influential Magazine of Color Political Cartoons” at Cottage Conversations, the signature speaker series at President Lincoln’s Cottage. Mr. Kahn will be in conversation with Matt Wuerker, Editorial Cartoonist for Politico.
Join us on Thursday May 21st when Mike Kahn, author of “‘What Fools These Mortals Be!’ The Story of Puck – America’s First and Most Influential Magazine of Color Political Cartoons” examines the storied history of Puck magazine. Mr. Kahn will be joined by Matt Wuerker, Editorial Cartoonist for Politico.
Reception: 6:00 pm, Robert H. Smith Visitor Education Center
Lecture: 6:30 pm, President Lincoln’s Cottage
Admission: $10 for the lecture and $10 for the reception. Free for Cottage members at the $250 level or above. To purchase tickets and RSVP, email Michelle Martz at MMartz@savingplaces.org or call (202) 688-3735.
Cottage Conversations offers relaxing evenings to socialize and learn something new about our 16th president from authors, collectors, and artists. The program begins with a cocktail reception, is followed by the lecture, and concludes with a book signing.