From Jean Carroll to Mrs. Maisel: Jewish women comedians as inspiration
Talk with Noah Gardenswartz (writer for the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) and Grace Overbeke (Northwestern University).
Part of the Series Not Just Funny Girl: Jewish American Women in Comedy
Co-sponsored with the Center for Jewish History, the Forward, and the Jewish Women's Archive.
A talk with Noah Gardenswartz, writer for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and Grace Overbeke, Dramaturg and Professor at Northwestern University. Join us for an evening of conversation, film clips, and good laughs as we discuss the life and work of comedian Jean Carroll, and how the character of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel was inspired by Carroll, Joan Rivers, and other Jewish women comedians.
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