The Illustrator & the Hero: Inventing a Mythology in Pictures

Thursday, November 6, 2014
7:00 PM

Alice A. Carter, professor, artist, scholar, and founder of the Animation/Illustration Program at San Jose State University will speak about The Illustrator and the Hero: Inventing a Mythology in Pictures. This program will explore the connection of J.C. Leyendecker, Alex Ross and the national infatuation with the Superhero—a character who mirrors our best hopes for ourselves and for our country.

This presentation is included with regular admission, as part of the museum's 1st & 3rd Thursdays series. For more information, contact Curator of Education Lisa Cooperman at (209) 940-6315 or

Victory Park - Stockton
1201 N. Pershing Ave
Stockton, CA 95203
(209) 940-6300
12:00-5:00 p.m.

1:30-5:00 p.m.

1:30-9:00 p.m.
1st & 3rd Thursdays