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Cartoon Marriage news; Ernie Kovacs' "transformed" New Yorker; Bob Mankoff at The Morgan Library & Museum, plus other Morgan New Yorker events

For upcoming events related to Cartoon Marriage: Adventures in Love & Matrimony by The New Yorker's Cartooning Couple  ( the couple: Liza Donnelly & myself)  please visit Liza's website: lizadonnelly.com/

From Liveauctioneers.com this oddity ( the following text from the online catalog description): "Ernie Kovacs Magazine Gag Prop. This is a February 12, 1955 edition of The New Yorker magazine, irreverently transformed by Ernie Kovacs -- for purposes of his TV show -- into The Snobbe Shop: Gifts for One Who Has Everything."  www.liveauctioneers.com/item/6170423

From now through May The Morgan Library and Museum will host a number of New Yorker cartoon related events.  The first is "The New Yorker Cartoon History of the Stock Market", a lecture by Bob Mankoff.  Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 6:30.   Morgan link:www.themorgan.org/public/program.asp

Other Morgan events:

Three Paths to The New Yorker: Roz Chast, Arnie Levin, and David Sipress (Discussion). Wednesday, March 18, 6:30 pm

At the Pearly Gates: Judgement, Heaven, and Hell in The New Yorker ( Lecture). Tuesday, April 21, 6:30 pm

Gahan Wilson: Born Dead, Still Weird (Film). Friday, April 17, 7:00 pm

Funny Business ( Film): Friday, May 15, 7:00 pm


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