Friday, May 13, 2011

Mimi and Eunice: Posting Art Online

Image of the Day: Panorama of Philadelphia

This is another postcard that I purchased at a flea market,
postmarked June 25, 1909.

I love the sepia-toned ink, and find it quaint that this is referred to as a ‘postal.’ But who is ‘Brother,’ why did he run away with Fred, and why didn’t she expect him to return until September?

Graphic novelist and comic book creator Drew Weing to speak May 23

via Penn State University Libraries Newswire 
“Drew Weing, American comic book creator and Honor Book winner of the first Lynd Ward Prize for Graphic Novel of the Year will speak at 7 p.m., Monday, May 23, in Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library, on Penn State's University Park campus, with satellite video broadcasts throughout the state...”
For more information, or to watch a webcast, visit here and here.