Emily Flake

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Thu, 10/24/2019 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
New Yorker cartoonist Emily Flake joins S.W. Conser on Words and Pictures
New Yorker cartoonist Emily Flake shares her singular takes on politics, parenting, and pop culture


Emily Flake is an award-winning author, cartoonist, and essayist whose work has appeared in The New Yorker, Mad Magazine, The New York Times, and The Nib.  She performs "stand-up cartooning" onstage and has collaborated with Ophira Eisenberg on the parenting-themed comedy showcase "Sh*tshow."  Her new collection, one of LitHub's "Most Anticipated Books of the Year, is called That Was Awkward: the Art and Etiquette of the Awkward Hug.

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