The second(?) of The Comics Journal’s “Know Your New Yorker Cartoonist” series : this interview with Gahan Wilson , “Gahan Wilson and the Comedy of the Weird,” posted April 27, 2011.
A sure-to-please event at The Strand Bookstore ( 828 Broadway, 2nd Fl.) May 3, 2011, 7 pm — 8 pm, celebrating the winner of the 2011 Eustace Tilley contest and launch of The New Yorker’s Strand tote bag. Francoise Mouly the magazine’s Art Editor, will moderate a panel discussion with George Booth, Roz Chast, Maira Kalman, and Adrian Tomine. Other New Yorker artists and cartoonists will be in attendance to sign books.
Funny Business, a film focusing on a dozen New Yorker cartoonists will air on PBS Channel 13 ( NY/metro area) May 5, 2011. Details, and still photos here
Here’s a great video about the life of long time New Yorker cover artist and cartoonist C.E.M. (Charles E. Martin).
According to Barnes & Noble’s website, Rejected! The Best of the Worst: 293 Cartoons You Never Saw, and Never Will See, in The New Yorker ( Workman) has a pub date of September 2011. No cover shown, and no information other than the basics.