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General Information

Name:  Jules Feiffer  

Pen Name: None


Born: 1929


Illinois Connection

Feiffer taught at Northwestern University in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Jules was raised in The Bronx, New York City, New York, where he graduated from James Monroe High School in 1947. Feiffer is an adjunct professor at Stony Brook Southampton. Previously he taught at the Yale School of Drama and Northwestern University. He has been a Senior Fellow at the Columbia University National Arts Journalism Program. He was in residence at the Arizona State University Barrett Honors College from November 27 to December 2, 2006. In June‚ÄďAugust 2009, Feiffer was in residence as a Montgomery Fellow at Dartmouth College, where he taught an undergraduate course on graphic humor in the 20th century.

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-- *Pulitzer Prize, ''The Village Voice''