The Vermont Cynic

Acclaimed artist talks craft and cartoons

Alison Bechtel speaks to the audience gathered in the Silver Maple Ballroom Feb. 21.

Keely Lyons, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018

A hushed, reverent silence fell over the crowd, as soon as a woman with short, spiked hair and glasses approached the podium. Vermont author and artist Alison Bechdel, the night’s speaker, took the stage and immediately made jokes about the large crowd size and all of the familiar faces. The ro...

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