A Conversation with Joe Sacco

Joe Sacco

November 8, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Performance Hall at the Ohio Union
1739 N. High Street
Columbus Ohio 43210

Joe Sacco is an acclaimed graphic journalist and author of Palestine Footnotes in Gaza, on the Israel-Palestine conflict, and Safe Area Gorazde and The Fixer, on the Bosnian War. He’s lived in Malta and teh U.S., and has published additional pieces on blues music, war crimes, and Chechen refugees. His work has won the American Book Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and the Eisner Award. His recent collaboration with Matt Hem and Am Johal, Global Warming and the Sweetness of Life, explores ecology  and climate change in the tar sands region of Canada.

Sacco will be interviewed by Ohio State Professor of English, Jared Gardner, followed by a book signing.

To request FREE tickets, please email  joesaccotalk@gmail.com with your name and the number of seats you’re requesting (maximum 4 per person). Please plan to arrive at the Ohio Union at least 15 minutes before the beginning of the talk to retrieve your tickets.