Save Our Schmuck


August 26 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Union Hall – Brooklyn – 702 Union Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215

An evening of live comix readings, music, & comedy raising funds for health care costs related to Seth Kushner’s fight with leukemia.

If you cannot attend but would like to help Seth, you can donate here

Performances by

Molly Crabapple

Dean Haspiel

Akim Funk Buddha —


Josh Neufeld

Plucky Charms

Christa Cassano

Mike Cavallaro w/ Sticks & Stones

(+more acts TBA)

$15 Tickets & Info:

Produced by Jeff Newelt

Co-presented by HEEB Magazine

Onsite bone marrow registration by Delete Blood Cancer

Read about Seth’s fight with Acute Myeloid Leukemia in an article in Bleeding Cool by Hannah Means-Shannon:


Seth is a lifelong resident of Brooklyn, NY, where he and his wife, Terra are raising their five year old son. A renowned photographer, his work has appeared in The New York Times, Time Magazine, Newsweek, L’Uomo Vogue, Sports Illustrated, The New Yorker and other publications.

Published books include, The Brooklynites, Leaping Tall Buildings: The Origins of American Comics and upcoming New York Comics.

Seth is co-founder of TRIP CITY, home to his CulturePOP photocomix and Schmuck comics. In 2013, Seth co-founded HANG DAI Editions an independent publishing imprint.

Help Seth and others find their match by registering at this event to become a bone marrow donor with Delete Blood Cancer — All it takes is completing a registration form and swabbing the inside of your cheeks. In less than five minutes, you can potentially save a life!

Visit to learn more

Tickets & Info:

Facebook event page:

“Make A Stand For A Creator In Need At Seth Kushner’s ‘Save Our Schmuck Benefit’ In New York” at Bleeding Cool:

amNY: “Seth Kushner benefit ‘Save Our Schmuck’ to help ill Brooklyn photographer/writer”

Heeb blog:

Bleeding Cool: How Not To Make It ‘About Me’ – Helping A Creator In Need At Seth Kushner’s Save Our Schmuck Benefit In New York:

SAVE OUR SCHMUCK Benefit photo album, organized by Jeff Newelt. Photos by Kathleen Ching.

About hdeditions

HANG DAI Editions was founded in NYC by Gregory Benton, Dean Haspiel, and Seth Kushner over their mutual dedication to comix art. The imprint focuses on limited edition comix, graphic novels, and art books, with an emphasis on personal interaction at events, conventions, and signings.
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  1. Pingback: To Do Tonight, Brooklyn: Save our Schmuck, Bone Marrow Benefit for Seth Kushner — The Beat

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