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Read It in the Comics! Comic relief? That’s what award-winning comic artist Art Spiegelman (third from left) provided as the opening speaker of Penn’s Humanities Forum. At a reception honoring Spiegelman — author of the Holocaust-themed Maus — and his topic of “Comix 101” (from left) are Penn professors Catriona MacLeod, Wendy Steiner, Peter Conn, Peter Stallybrass and Liliane Weissberg.