Chast & Blitt Speak; Chast Draws

SF-logo-1-845x321Roz Chast & Barry Blitt will be in conversation at the Long Island Museum on April 14th. [cost: $125.00]

All the details here.

Link to Ms. Chast’s website here.

Link to Mr. Blitt’s website here.

 

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and here’s a fun post showing Ms. Chast drawing over a projected blow-up of one of her pieces.  This in preparation for the exhibit to open at The Museum of the City of New York on April 14th.

Book of Interest: Edward Sorel’s “Mary Astor’s Purple Diary: The Great American Sex Scandal of 1936”

ESComing in early October, Edward Sorel‘s latest: Mary Astor’s Purple Diary: The Great American Sex Scandal of 1936 (Liveright).

From the publisher:

In a hilarious send-up of sex, scandal, and the Golden Age of Hollywood, legendary cartoonist Edward Sorel brings us a story (literally) ripped from the headlines of a bygone era.

Link here to Mr. Sorel’s New Yorker work.

Link here to Mr. Sorel’s website.

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Note:  Mr. Sorel will be joining me in discussion at Columbia’s Butler Library  on Monday, April 18th @ 6 pm.  Our topic: Peter Arno