Here, by way of newyorker.com‘s Culture Desk, is a terrific piece, with slideshow, by Andy Friedman. Mr. Friedman has worn a number of hats outside of the magazine as well as within the magazine, including cartoon assistant to Bob Mankoff, illustrator, and cartoonist (often under the name, Larry Hat).
This June, The Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts will present “Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs” — all the info here.
Pat Byrnes 2005 collection, What Would Satan Do?: Cartoons about right, wrong, and very, very wrong is now an e-book, with, as advertised on the cover, “10% More Evil” — available here as well as elsewhere.
William Haefeli illustrates Dan Ariely’s Irrationally Yours: On Missing Socks, Pickup Lines, and Other Existential Puzzles. In bookstores today!