Annual Sitomer Lecture


Wednesday, November 8, 2017


5:30 pm


College Center Villard Room

Eli Valley will be delivering the Annual Sitomer Lecture on Wednesday, November 8. A book signing will follow the lecture.

Eli Valley is a writer and artist whose work has been featured in The Nation, The New Republic, The Village Voice, The Nib, The Guardian, The Daily Beast, Gawker, The Best American Comics 2017, and elsewhere. The 2011 - 2013 Artist in Residence at The Forward newspaper, his art has been labeled “ferociously repugnant” by Commentary and “hilarious” by The Comics Journal. His new book, DIASPORA BOY: COMICS ON CRISIS IN AMERICA AND ISRAEL (OR Books, 2017), was heralded as "one of the most fascinating and darkly humorous books in living memory" by The Los Angeles Review of Books. His website is

Angela DePaolo

President's Office