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Navied Mahdavian: Book Reading & FAQ

September 26, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm MDT

Navied Mahdavian- Book Reading & FAQ Poster

Navied Mahdavian has been a contributing cartoonist to The New Yorker since 2018, where his cartoons and comics appear regularly. He is the author of the graphic memoir, This Country: Searching for Home in (Very) Rural America (2023). His work has also been featured in the LA Times, Reader’s Digest, Wired, Alta Online, and in the cartoon collections, The Rejection Collection (2022) and Send Help! (2021). He has received fellowships from MacDowell, where he was a Hershey’s Family Foundation Fellow, and La Napoule Art Foundation. Before becoming a cartoonist, he taught the 5th grade, where he learned most of his jokes.

Hosted by the Department of Art & Art History, the Department of English, and the American West Center.


September 26, 2023
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm MDT
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ART Building, Room 158
375 South 1530 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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