From The Library of America, The 50 Funniest American Writers: An Anthology of Humor from Mark Twain to The Onion , edited by Andy Borowitz, includes work by James Thurber, E.B. White, Dorothy Parker, Donald Barthelme, Veronica Geng, Tom Wolfe, Ian Frazier, Susan Orlean, Calvin Trillin, S.J. Perelman, Woody Allen, Peter De Vries, Philip Roth, and many many more.
A look at some of Steinberg’s masks, as photographed by Inge Morath
From First Comics News, October 12, 2011, “A Big Book for a Little King” — this news of Cartoon Monarch: Otto Soglow & The Little King (IDW’s Library of American Comics), a 400 plus page collection of Soglow’s superb creation. Due February 2012.
Peter Steiner, whose 1993 New Yorker cartoon, On The Internet, nobody knows you’re a dog” is the most reprinted in its history, has a new blog: Hopeless but not Serious