We see some great things here at the White House every day, and sharing that stuff with you is one of the best parts of our jobs. That’s why we’re launching a Tumblr. We’ll post things like the best quotes from President Obama, or video of young scientists visiting the White House for the science…
Symbolia’s first official issue is here! If you haven’t purchased a subscription yet, now is the time. Single issues are $2.99—and only $1.99 per issue for subscribers. Get Symbolia on your iPad or via PDF today.
What you’ll get in this issue: Are you a loner? A rebel? Meet other outsiders from around the world. Our latest issue explores belonging in many forms. In it you will:
Learn firsthand about the impact of immigration policy with a family torn apart by deportation with Beth Caldwell, Kat Leyh, Joel Medina, and Erin Siegel.
Discover the weird, rebellious, and conspiratorial world of third party politics in the United States with Lindsay Beyerstein, Danica Novgorodoff, and Joyce Rice.
Meet Pastor John Yesanathu Das, a Dalit Christian fighting for equality in India with Dan Carino.
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Symbolia Contributor Jess Ruliffson will be discussing her upcoming graphic novel which compiles veteran narratives on February 13th, 2013, 6:30-7:30pm at The Drawing Center in NYC. More details below.
Jess Ruliffson in a Brooklyn based comics journalist currently working on her first graphic novel. In this presentation and comic reading, Jess Ruliffson discusses her work with the Joe Bonham Project, where she and several artists visited wounded veterans at Walter Reed Military Medical Center, drawing and documenting their stories to serve the public in cultivating a better understanding and awareness of the impact of war on this generation. The Joe Bonham Project was founded 2010 by Michael D. Fay, a combat artist and former Marine, along with several other artists, in an effort to catalog veterans’ experiences as part of the public record. Jess Ruliffson has taken these veterans’ narratives, along with other service members’ stories, and serialized them in comic book form. Q + A with the artist to follow.