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Mark My Words: Cathy Guisewite
Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm30
Cathy Guisewite, creator of the “Cathy” comic strip, which ran in nearly 1,400 newspapers for 34 years, will talk about her book, Fifty Things That Aren’t My Fault. In her first collection of essays, Guisewite calls herself a woman in “the panini generation,” taking care of her teenage daughter in California children and flying cross country to care for her aging parents in Florida.
“In the comic strip, I was just a daughter,” Guisewite said in a Washington Post interview. “In this book, I write a lot about [toggling as] a mother-daughter-mother-daughter.”
Tickets are $30 and include a copy of the book, which will be published April 2. Guisewite will sign books after the talk.
The Mark My Words series is sponsored by the Wish You Well Foundation.
Connecticut Public — WNPR is the media sponsor for the Mark My Words series.