Marek Bennett, M.Ed., is a cartoonist, musician, and educator who leads Comics Workshops for all ages throughout New England and the world beyond!  His graphic novel, The Civil War Diary of Freeman Colby, Volume 2, features the adventures of a NH school teacher in the Union Army, as well as the stories of the soldiers, nurses, writers, and refugees from slavery during the year 1863.  The first book in the series, The Civil War Diary of Freeman Colby, was named a 2017 Great Graphic Novel for Teens by the Young Adult Library Services Association.  Marek is also the author of several comics for the Vermont Folklife Center’s El Viaje project, the graphic novel Slovakia: Fall in the Heart of Europe, and the NH history webcomic “LIVE FREE AND DRAW!

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