In Partnership with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at San Diego State University
About the Event
Adventures by the Book™ is honored to partner with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at San Diego State University for A Lecture with Pulitzer Prize winning artist, Steve Breen, at San Diego State University. Join us for a discussion with Steve Breen on his prize-winning, poignant political cartoons that are featured in the San Diego Union Tribune, as well as, many other publications.
Steve Breen, has been creating award-winning political cartoons for over a decade. Don't miss the opportunity to learn where Breen gets his inspiration for the political themes he so keenly illustrates. As the new year begins, a new US President will take office, surely leaving Breen with plenty of material for his sketches. Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to spend time with a Pulitzer-Prize winner and see his thoughts on the current political state of the country brought to life on paper.
Students who purchase one of the books listed below for sale (to be delivered at the event) will also receive a hand drawn sketch by Steve Breen.
About the Author
Steve Breen was born in Los Angeles in 1970 and raised in Orange County. He received a degree in political science in 1992 from the University of California at Riverside. Steve became the editorial cartoonist for the Asbury Park Press (NJ) in 1996 and in 2001, was hired by TheSan Diego Union-Tribune. He is a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning (1998 and 2009). Breen has also won the 2007 Berryman Award, the 2009 Thomas Nast Award, the 2010 Fischetti Award a nd the National Headliner Award in 2009 and 2013. Breen’s children’s books are published by Penguin and include Stick (2007), Violet the Pilot (2008), The Secret of Santa’s Island (2009), and Pug and Doug (2013) and Unicorn Executions and Other Crazy Stuff My Kids Ask Me to Draw (2014).
Registration for this event is ONLY available through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at San Diego State University starting Summer 2016. The PayPal order form below should be used ONLY to pre-purchase book, if desired, to be delivered at the event. It does NOT register you for this Edventure.
Due to the special nature of this Edventure, OLLI at SDSU Membership is required and may be obtained at a minimal cost at time of registration. You may register for this Edventure online or you may telephone (619) 594-5152, or you may print out a registration form and mail to: SDSU College of Extended Studies Registration, 5250 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182. Limited spaces are available for this unique experience, so early registration is recommended.
To be eligible for a sketch by Steve you MUST purchase a book. Books are moreover ONLY AVAILABLE ONLINE to be delivered at the event. Books will not be sold during or after the class. Purchase your copy of Afterlives of the Rich & Famous, Unicorn Executions, or Woodpecker Wants a Waffle now.