The Weekend Spill: Latest ToonStack Posted; Mort Gerberg’s “Cartoon Pad” Conversation With Michael Shaw & Bob Eckstein; Bliss’s Cornish Fellowship Returns; More Spills: Toro, Barsotti, Hwang, and More

Latest ToonStack Posted It’s ToonStack time. The latest installment has been posted. ToonStack is a themed group effort by mostly New Yorker cartoonists. This week’s contributors include Hilary Campbell, Jason Chatfield, Ellis Rosen, Emily Flake, Johnny diNapoli, Kendra Allenby, and J.A.K.. __________________________________________________________________  Mort Gerberg’s “Cartoon Pad” Conversation With Michael Shaw & Bob Eckstein Now Posted: a brand new episode of

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Friday Spill: Podcast Of Interest…Drew Dernavich Interviewed; Flake’s Home For Writers; Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; Sipress’s Memoir; J.A.K. Has A Website

Podcast Of Interest: Dernavich Interviewed  Drew Dernavich is the guest on the latest Caption Contest Podcast. Mr. Dernavich explains his unique style, talks captions, singing fish, and all sorts of other stuff.  Hear it here. Drew Dernavich’s A-Z Spill entry: Drew Dernavich (Photo by Liza Donnelly) New Yorker work: September 2002 – . Website: drewdernavich.com ___________________________________________________________________________ Flake’s Home For Writers

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Thurber Thursday: Re-Visiting The Thurber Website

It’s been too long since I checked in on the James Thurber mothership of websites. Spent time yesterday toolin around there and enjoying every moment. The site is overseen by the one-and-only Michael Rosen, who knows his Thurber. While the Spill says “Hoo-Ray!” for Thurber every Thursday, JamesThurber.org is full-time 24/7 Thurber.  Until this recent visit I don’t believe I

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Wednesday: Podcast Of Interest…Gil Roth Interviews Will McPhail; More Spills…Gerberg Honored By NCS; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; Eisner Nominees Announced

Gil Roth Interviews Will McPhail The fab Gil Roth, who has interviewed numerous New Yorker contributors (including this one) speaks with Will McPhail. Mr. McPhail (below) began contributing to The New Yorker in 2014. His new book is IN, out now.  Visit Mr. McPhail’s website here. Go here for the list of Comics and Cartoonists interviewed by Mr. Roth. ________________________________________________

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Tuesday Spill: Daily Cartoonist; A Steig & A Darrow Auctioned

Daily Cartoonist A pandemic pet, from Zoe Si, who began contributing to The New Yorker in February of 2020.     __________________________________________________________ From Attempted Bloggery, results of two recent auctions of original art by two great New Yorker artists: William Steig, and Whitney Darrow, Jr..     William Steig’s A-Z entry: William Steig (photo above) Born in Brooklyn, NY, Nov.

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