The next installment of Raconteur is now available. Contributors include The New Yorker cartoonist John Klossner (whose work appears on the cover as well as within), Mike Lynch, Brian Fies, Mark Parisi, and Brian Moore. More information — including how to order — can be found here on Mr. Lynch’s website.
Coming this October, Raconteur #3, the latest in this fun series of comic book stories by John Klossner, David Jacobson, Jeff Pert, and Mike Lynch, who’s responsible for this issue’s cover. Order here.
This coming October, Fantagraphics will publish Naked Cartoonists: Drawers Drawing Themselves Without Drawers. Gary Groth has edited the collection of self portraits that includes work by Lee Lorenz, George Booth, Eldon Dedini, Mike Twohy, Sam Gross, Gahan Wilson and Arnie Levin. Amazon offers a look inside the book, including a full list of contributors
And available right now is Raconteur #2, the work of Mike Lynch, David Jacobson, John Klossner, and Jeff Pert. See Mike Lynch’s site for ordering information.
From Criminalelement.com, this excerpt from Peter Steiner’s latest, The Resistance (Minotaur Books, publication date: August 21, 2012)
Four single panel cartoonists decide to try a longer form, and the result is Raconteur #1. A sneak preview can be found here on Mike Lynch’s blog. (cover above by John Klossner)