Blue School - Interpreted Speaker Event

01/15/2020 6:00 am

 

 

Wednesday, January 15th

IME: Doors Open 5:30pm, Presentation begins at 6:00pm, Reception to follow

LOCATION: Blue School, 156 William Street, New York, NY 10038

QUESTIONS: Email VanessaR@blueschool.org



BLUE SCHOOL SPEAKER SERIES: _FREE EVENT_ Please arrive 10 minutes before to find seating. Books available for purchase. Book signing and reception to follow. Appropriate for ages 10+ Bonnie Siegler will lead an evening of conversation and discussion of

her book, _Signs of Resistance: A Visual History of Protest in America_. In hundreds of iconic, smart, angry, clever, unforgettable images, _Signs of Resistance _chronicles what truly makes America great: citizens unafraid of speaking truth to power.

 

Bonnie Siegler, voted one of the fifty most influential designers by Graphic Design USA_, founded and runs the award-winning design studio Eight and a Half. She is best known for her design work for_ Saturday Night Live_, the Criterion Collection, HBO, _Late Night with Seth Meyers_, StoryCorps, Climate Museum, Participant Media, and Newsweek_. Recently, she was the creative director of the Trump parody memoir _You Can’t Spell America Without Me_ by Alec Baldwin and Kurt Andersen and created the main title sequences for _Will & Grace_ since its beginning in 1998. She taught at the graduate level for many years at the School of Visual Arts and Yale University, conducted workshops at the Maryland Institute College of Art and Rhode

Island School of Design, and judged design competitions nationwide. She is the author of _Signs of Resistance: A Visual History of Protest in America_ and _Dear Client: This Book Will Teach You How to Get What You Want from Creative People._