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Darwyn Cooke to Appear @ Smithsonian American Art Museum

Saturday, January 30th, 2010

Start Time: 04:00PM    End Time: 06:00PM

On Saturday, January 30th at 4 PM, award-winning creator Darwyn Cooke will read from his much-lauded graphic novel, The Hunter, which is based on the groundbreaking Richard Stark (a.k.a Donald Westlake) novel, at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. One of the most acclaimed books of 2009, The Hunter has been included on over 50 “best of” lists, including NPR, Publisher’s Weekly, and Aint it Cool News. Cooke’s defining work has also been named best graphic novel of 2009 by over 15 outlets, such as The Village Voice, IGN and MTV.

Cooke will read from Stark’s novel while presenting images from his adaptation, demonstrating how creatively and accurately he interpreted Stark’s tale. A limited number of tickets are available for this exclusive event through the Museum.


Smithsonian American Art Museum

MRC 970 Box 37012
Washington, DC 20013

More Info: http://americanart.si.edu/calendar/event/?key=4537&date=2010-01-30

This event was submitted by CBR.