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Good Talk: Identity, Comics, and Mira Jacob

October 18 @ 7:00 pm 8:00 pm

Blake Arena

Mira Jacob, Visiting Professor at the MFA Creative Writing Program at the New School, New York, N.Y., will speak about her book, Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations. This award-winning graphic novel details Jacob’s thinking about identity, race, and her place in the U.S. Join us for a valuable discussion about how to talk about the truth(s) in identity. Good Talk expands upon the delicate and nuanced conversations about race and politics she has with her son.

This event is part of the fall 2022 Springfield College Seminar (SCSM 101) curriculum. It is funded by the deans of the four schools; the Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship; Academic Affairs; the Honors Program; the Office of Spiritual Life; and the Departments of Literature, Writing, and Journalism; and Humanities and Social Sciences.

Questions? Contact Kate Dugan at kdugan@springfield.edu or (605) 868-1706.

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