From the blog, Sonic Garden, August 24, 2011, “An Evening with Andy Friedman: Celebrated Cartoonist – turned-Country-Crooner” ( Friedman, aka Larry Hat, will be appearing at Cafe Volan in Asbury Park, NJ Monday, October 3, 2011 @ 8 pm)
From newyorker.com, August 26, 2011, The New Yorker’s Cartoon Editor Bob Mankoff has posted “Cartoons for the Hurricane”
Also from newyorker.com, this diversion (from yours truly): “The Crossing” – a short Beatles-related post having nothing to do with New Yorker cartoons.
From The Ember, August 2011, “Oslo Davis on Drawn From Life” this interview with the editor of a newspaper supplement “showcasing Australia’s best illustrators” ( the newspaper released in conjunction with the 2011 Melbourne Writer’s Festival. New Yorker cartoonist content in the interview).
From Slate, August 24, 2011, “How Hard Is It to Get A Cartoon Into The New Yorker?” (Note: I posted a comment regarding Peter Arno on the site).
From Simon & Schuster, this video of Mike Twohy speaking about cartoons and his new book, Poindexter
From the Comics Journal continuing series Know Your New Yorker Cartoonist, this must read interview by Richard Gehr: “Lee Lorenz, Cartoonist, Editor, Writer, Jazzbo”