'The Boondocks' creator Aaron McGruder at Frist, Oct. 25
Posted October 23, 2001; 02:45 p.m.
Aaron McGruder, creator of the syndicated comic strip, "The Boondocks," will speak at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, in Frist 302.
"The Boondocks" tells the story of a group of African-American city kids adjusting to life in white suburbia. McGruder will talk about his endeavors to provoke thought, raise the level of racial discourse and expand the types of humor found in newspaper comics pages. His visit is being organized by the Third World Center .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601