David Barringer will discuss new mediums of storytelling through his latest project in the works, a written novel that incorporates imaginary magazine covers and interiors, photographs, illustrated stories, a photo comic, and more.
Barringer is the author of novels American Home Life (So New Press, 2007) and Johnny Red (Word Riot Press, 2005) and has contributed to Émigré, I.D., Eye, Voice: AIGA Journal of Design, and the New York Times Book Review, among many others. He was the recipient of the 2008 Winterhouse Award for Design Writing & Criticism, and recently published the essay collection There’s Nothing Funny About Design (Princeton Architectural Press, 2009).
The Spring 2010 Design Criticism MFA Lecture Series is open to the public. You are warmly invited to attend our lectures, to see our new department and to meet with speakers, faculty members and students over a drink. Space is limited; RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible.
When: 20 Apr 2010, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Where: Design Criticism MFA Department, 136 West 21st Street, New York, 2nd floor
Price: Free and open to the public