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Freedom and Unity

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May 22, 2023: 11:00 am

Join lead cartoonist of the Freedom and Unity: A Graphic Guide to Civics and Democracy in Vermont, Dan Nott, for this lively presentation about the making of the book. The presentation includes perspectives of the cartoonists and scholars that helped create a comic book about the past, present, and potential of democracy and civics in Vermont. Learn more about our brave little state, cartooning, and using comics to teach civics and history.

About Dan Nott

Dan Nott is a cartoonist, illustrator, and educator living in Vermont. Dan’s nonfiction work uses comics to explore and untangle complex topics, and create a basis for understanding current events. His debut nonfiction graphic novel, Hidden Systems (Random House Graphic, March 2023) was selected as an Indies Next and Indies Introduce pick by the American Booksellers Association. He has released two comic books with the Center for Cartoon Studies, This is What Democracy Looks Like: A Graphic Guide to Governance, and Freedom and Unity: A Graphic Guide to Civics and Democracy in Vermont. 

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May 22, 2023
11:00 am
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Goodrich Memorial Library
202 Main St
Newport, VT 05855 United States
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