Tuesday Spill: Events Of Interest…Seth, Bliss; From Dick Buchanan’s Files: Work By Eldon Dedini, 1946-1964

Two Upcoming Events of Interest From the Carelton Newsroom. On March 20, 2021, Seth will deliver the 2020-2021 Munro Beattie Lecture, “The Inkwell’s End”…all the info here. Seth (Gregory Gallant) began contributing to The New Yorker in 2002. From Dartmouth Events, “An Hour With Harry Bliss”April 1, 2021. Mr. Bliss has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1998. ________________________________________________________________________

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Friday’s Spill: Upcoming Exhibit of Interest Includes Work By Peter Porges; A New Podcast From Bob Eckstein & Michael Shaw; From Dick Buchanan: New Yorker Cartoonists Published Elsewhere, 1937 -1964

Upcoming Exhibit Includes Work By Peter Porges The Austrian Cultural Forum New York has announced an exhibit, “Three With A Pen: Lily Renee, Bil Spera, and Paul Peter Porges” March 11, 2021 – September 23, 2021. You can watch a “teaser” for the exhibit here (the screenshot above taken from the clip). Mr. Porges’s A-Z Spill entry: Peter Porges (photo

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The Weekend Watch: Fave Photo Of The Day: Donnelly Works On “Very Funny Ladies” Cover; The Tilley Watch Online, March 1-5, 2021; Cops & Robbers Cartoons 1939-1969 From Dick Buchanan’s Files

The Weekend Spill Fave Photo Of The Day: Donnelly Works On Her “Very Funny Ladies” Cover With the updated and expanded manuscript turned in for the new edition of Very Funny Ladies, Liza Donnelly has turned to the book’s new cover. The photo below taken today in her studio (a room that long long ago was the site of boxing

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Some Robert Weber; From Dick Buchanan’s Vault: New Yorker Cartoonists Work Not in The New Yorker; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon

Some Robert Weber From The Art Contrarian, April 6, 2020,  “Robert Weber, New Yorker Cartoonist” — a brief reminder of the late great Mr. Weber and his work. Above: one of Mr. Weber’s ten New Yorker covers. Robert Weber’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z: Robert Weber (Pictured mid 1980s. Photograph by Liza Donnelly) Born April 22, 1924, Los Angeles, California.

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Dick Buchanan On Ton Smits

Dick Buchanan On Ton Smits More from Dick Buchanan’s deep deep file cabinet: Ton Smits Cartoons 1951-1967. All via Mike Lynch’s blog, of course! The above cartoon appeared in Look,  June 9, 1959. Here’s Mr. Smits brief entry on the Spill‘s A-Z: Ton Smits  Born, February 18, 1921.  Died, August 5, 1981. New Yorker work: 1954 -1980. Wikipedia entry here.

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