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Thurber in The (Thurber) House; Michael Shaw audio interview; Virgil Partch appreciation; A Sneak Peek at Clowes' new work; Spiegelman Washington Post interview; Note

From The Thurber House,  "Thurber In The House exhibit to open at Thurber Center" ( May 1 - September 6, 2009): www.thurberhouse.org/events/special.html   Related story: From Public Arts publicbroadcasting.net, "New Yorker Cartoonist Draws Inspiration From Thurber", this audio piece with Michael Shaw: www.publicbroadcasting.net/wosu/.artsmain/article/17/210/1500911/Columbus.Arts/New.Yorker.Cartoonist.Draws.Inspiration.from.Thurber/

From Yesterday's Papers,  May 5, 2009, "Virgil Partch ( 1916 - 1984)" this short appreciation of VIP:  john-adcock.blogspot.com/2009/05/virgil-partch-1916-1984.html 

From newyorker.com, Book Bench, May 4, 2009, "Sneak Peek: Dan Clowes" a look at some sketches from Clowes' upcoming book: www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/   Related story by Media Bistro's Galley Cat, May 4, 2009, "Daniel Clowes Unveils New Work": www.mediabistro.com/galleycat/comicbookland/daniel_clowes_unveils_new_work_115654.asp

From The Washington Post, May 5, 2009, "The Interview: Maus's Art Spiegelman": voices.washingtonpost.com/comic-riffs/2009/05/the_interview_mauss_art_spiege.html 

Note: Liza Donnelly &  I are the featured authors for this week on the site "I Just Finished...the conversation of books": www.ijustfinished.com/ 

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