The Tilley Watch; Liza Donnelly’s Veterans Day Animation; Joe Farris’s Soldier’s Sketchbook

The Cover: this week’s cover (titled “Welcome to Congress”) by Barry Blitt was mentioned here last week (it was released early). It received a bit of media attention. One example: this Huffington Post piece.  The Cartoonists, the Cartoons: 13 cartoons this week.  19 illustrations, with 5 of them full page. Two items of note in the list of cartoonists: a

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Interview Of Interest: Liza Donnelly

From The Comics Journal, October 16, 2018, “Things Are Shifting” —  an interview with Liza Donnelly by Alex Dueben.  Ms. Donnelly talks about The New Yorker, the recent “Funny Ladies” exhibit and panels at The Society of Illustrators, children’s books, her numerous professional hats, and much much more.  Read it here.  

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Audio/Visuals of Interest: Liza Donnelly, Roz Chast, Lars Kenseth

Liza Donnelly’s Latest Drawings on CBS This Morning Here’s CBS News Resident Cartoonist Liza Donnelly’s latest work. And…she wrote a little something about the piece on her blog.   Ms. Donnelly’s website. _______________________________________________________ The Virtual Memories MoCCA Interview with Roz Chast Gil Roth’s  interviews an awful lot of interesting folks, and thankfully, a good number of them are cartoonists.  Here’s a

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At the Oscars! Liza Donnelly Live-Draws From the Red Carpet; “That Special Kind of Madness”: The Seventh New Yorker Album

At The Oscars! Liza Donnelly Live-Draws From the Red Carpet  Back for her third trip to the Academy Awards, Liza Donnelly, is live-drawing for CBS News (she’s their Resident Cartoonist). You can follow her work tonight from the Red Carpet on Instagram (lizadonnelly), Twitter (@lizadonnelly), etc., etc. ________________________________________________ “That Special Kind of Madness”: The Seventh New Yorker Album The Seventh

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Slide Show of Interest: Liza Donnelly’s Live Drawings for CBS News; Blog of Interest: Peter Steiner’s “Hopeless But Not Serious”; Thurber’s “Many Moons” — the Chinese Edition

Slide Show of Interest: Liza Donnelly’s Live Drawings for CBS News  CBS News has posted a slide show sampler of Liza Donnelly’s work from 2017 (she’s their resident cartoonist).  See it here.  Below: the CBS News Control Room ______________________________________________________________________ Blog of Interest: Peter Steiner’s “Hopeless But Not Serious” Peter Steiner, the artist and writer who brought us one of the

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