Andover Public Library
Award-winning author and pop culture historian Marty Gitlin hosts this fun and interactive presentation about his new book, which is the first to rank the greatest cartoon characters ever. Read more …
He will show funny cartoon snippets of characters created during and after the theatrical shorts period, play trivia and other cartoon-related games with patrons of all ages, and discuss the criteria he used to rank the best of the best. He will also talk about the historical significance of such characters as Popeye, Bugs Bunny, Mickey Mouse and SpongeBob SquarePants. The program is just a lot of fun. Marty will have autographed and personalized copies of his book available for purchase after the event.