TOON TALK: KEITH KNIGHT: HOMECOMING
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Cartoon Art Museum
The Cartoon Art Museum welcomes back San Francisco favorite Keith Knight for a spirited Toon Talk on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Knight will discuss his comics career from his long-running alt-weekly comic the K Chronicles to his nationally-syndicated strip The Knight Life, as well as the latest book in his popular children’s book series Jake the Fake. Knight also promises a surprise announcement about his next project that’s sure to please his longtime fans.
Don’t miss this incredible evening with one of America’s top cartoonists! The suggested admission for this event is $10, and admission is free for Cartoon Art Museum members.
About Keith Knight
Keith Knight is many things to many people–rapper, social activist, father and educator among them. He’s also one of the funniest and most highly regarded cartoonists in America, and the creator of three popular comic strips: the Knight Life, (th)ink, and the K Chronicles.
For nearly two decades, this multi-award-winning artist has brought the funny back to the funny pages with a uniquely personal style that’s a cross between Calvin & Hobbes, MAD, and underground comix.
Keith Knight is part of a generation of African-American artists who were raised on hip-hop, and infuse their work with urgency, edge, humor, satire, politics and race. His art has appeared in various publications worldwide, including the Washington Post, Daily KOS, San Francisco Chronicle,Medium.com, Ebony, ESPN the Magazine, L.A. Weekly, MAD Magazine,and The Funny Times.