Thurber Thursday: Conversations With Thurber; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; Article Of Interest: Eckstein & Shaw’s Elements Of Stress; Today’s Daily Shouts Cartoonist; Zoom Panel Of Interest: “…The Power Of Black Ink”; More Bliss & Martin

Here’s a book I just “rediscovered” on the shelf: Conversations With James Thurber, edited by Thomas Fensch, published by University Of Mississippi Press, 1989. As far as I know there’s no other book like it out there. The Univ Of Mississippi Press has a series of these “Conversations” (in the Spill library: Conversations With…Truman Capote, S. J. Perelman, John Cheever,

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Tuesday Spill: Video Of Interest… Emma Allen & J.A.K.; A Daily Roundup: Finck, And Kuper; Article Of Interest: Ward Sutton; Pub Day For Acocella’s Big She-Bang!

Video Of Interest: The New Yorker’s Cartoon Editor, Emma Allen & J.A.K. Next up in a series of New Yorker cartoon editor Emma Allen’s video visits with cartoonists: “How To Draw Intrusive Thoughts” with J.A.K.. See it here.  ________________________________________________________________________ A Daily Roundup Yesterday’s Daily Shouts: Liana Finck returns with her Dear Pepper column. Ms. Finck has been contributing to The

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Celebrating New Yorker Artist Edward Frascino’s 90th Birthday: The Ink Spill Interview

       Above: Edward Frascino With Aristide Maillol’s “The Mediteranean” at The Museum Of Modern Art, about 1955. Photo courtesy of Mr. Frascino When I joined The New Yorker’s stable of cartoonists in the late 1970s there were perhaps two dozen regulars whose work anchored the magazine’s art. The strength of the stable was, as you would expect, superior cartoonery

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