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262 Star Starred
Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
202-544-7077
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"Shakespeare + Manga"
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1 review
1 stars
attended Mar 31 2008

Great! The Folger is always wonderful, and the reasonably priced tickets meant our whole family could attend.
Thanks!

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Description

Manga can mean Japanese graphic novels or comic books, typically intended for adults, characterized by highly stylized art.

About the writer Adam Sexton :

Adam Sexton is author of Master Class in Fiction Writing and editor of the anthologies Love Stories, Rap on Rap, and Desperately Seeking Madonna. He has written on art and entertainment for the New York Times and the Village Voice, and he teaches fiction writing and literature at New York University and critical reading and writing at Parsons School of Design. He is a graduate of Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania.

About the artist Yali Lin:

Yali Lin was born in southern China and moved to New York with her family in 1995. After earning her BFA in Cartooning from the School of Visual Arts in 2006, Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet Manga Edition is her first book. She teaches Cartooning/Manga courses to young teens in Manhattan, NYC.

Authors Angela Flournoy, Marcus Guillory & Margo Jefferson The 37th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction <em>The Displaced</em> <em>As You Like It</em> Poet Tracy K. Smith Authors Nathaniel Rich & Kate Walbert <em>The Second Shepherds' Play</em> Roxane Gay and Hilton Als Mariah Carey <em>Into the Woods</em> <em>Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical</em> <em>Black Side of the Moon</em> <em>Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley</em> Septime Webre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Carousel</em> <em>The Secret Garden</em> <em>The Second City's Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue</em> Ripley's Believe It or Not! Baltimore