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A Celebration of Animation with author Marty Gitlin

July 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Join us on Saturday, July 29 with author and cultural historian Marty Gitlin, as he reviews TV animation’s greatest characters with a fun hour of trivia and out-of-the-ordinary observations based on his book, A Celebration of Animation: The 100 Greatest Cartoon Characters in Television History.

Marty is an award-winning sportswriter, author and pop culture historian. He is the only author to actually rank the greatest cartoon characters ever, such as Popeye, Bugs Bunny, Mickey Mouse, Scooby Doo, Snoopy and SpongeBob SquarePants.

He will show funny cartoon snippets of characters from the past century, play trivia with patrons, discuss the criteria he used to rank the best of the best and speak about their impact on American pop culture.

Adults, teens, kids …. this program is fun for everyone! Copies of his book will be available for purchase after the presentation.


July 29
11:00 am - 12:30 pm


Paul Memorial Library
76 Main Street
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