More New Books
This October Random House brings us Secret Ingredients: The New Yorker Book of Food and Drink, Edited by David Remnick. According to the publisher the book contains "a generous seasoning of cartoons" along with "delicious writing on food and drink"... In November, from Harper Collins: More About Lost and Found by long-time New Yorker contributor James Stevenson. According to the publisher's note, the book features Stevenson's New York Times Op-Ed pieces along with previously unpublished material...and coming from Simon & Schuster in March 2008: We Have Ways of Making You Laugh: 120 Funny Swastika Cartoons by Sam Gross.
The Cars and Car-toons of Charles Addams: Art, Photographs and Objects from the Collection of the Tee and Charles Addams Foundation, August 3 through October 31, 2007 at the Bridgehampton Historical Society, Bridgehampton, NY. Information: http://www.charlesaddams.com/news.html.
Thurber: Unpublished and Uncensored. Sex, War and Dogs, May 25 through September 14, 2007 at The Thurber Center, Columbus, Ohio http://www.thurberhouse.org/events/special.html