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Discussing art and social commentary 25 years since the end of Calvin and Hobbes

Jason Yungbluth and Magnus Champlin with Evan Dawson on "Connections" on December 16, 2021.
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Jason Yungbluth and Magnus Champlin with Evan Dawson on "Connections" on December 16, 2021.
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It has been 25 years since Calvin and Hobbes ended as a daily strip, and some fans argue there has been nothing similar in the cultural zeitgeist since. We talk with artists about how art, drawing, satire, and social commentary have changed over the last 25 years.

Our guests:

Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
Megan Mack is the executive producer of "Connections with Evan Dawson" and live/televised engagement programming.
Emmarae Stein is the production assistant for "Connections with Evan Dawson."