Be delighted and maybe even learn a thing or two tonight when the witty 28-year-old cartoonist Kate Beaton gives a presentation on her new book, Hark! A Vagrant, published by Drawn & Quarterly. For this collection, Beaton, who started her popular Web comics in 2007, gathered her best comics on history and lit, starring such well-known figures as Nikola Tesla, Napoleon, and Nancy Drew.
Tue., Sept. 27, 7 p.m., 2011
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