From The Comics Journal, June 12, 2013, “The Beastly Beatitudes of Edward Koren” — this latest entry by Richard Gehr in his series, “Know Your New Yorker Cartoonist”
From Forbes.com, June 12, 2013, “Women and the Art of Controversy” — Liza Donnelly reviews Victor Navasky’s new book.
From limaohio.com, September 12, 2012, “Just Al: Frueh made it big but stayed humble”
Almost everyone’s familiar with The New Yorker’s first cover, Rea Irvin’s dandy with the top hat, later dubbed Eustace Tilley. But how many of us know who did the second cover? Here’s a capsule bio of the great Al Frueh, who not only was a cartoonist and cover artist, but an illustrator who carved out a spectacular niche for himself doing the caricatures that accompanied the New Yorker’s Theater reviews.
From The Comics Journal, January 16, 2013, “Jack Ziegler: The Pen and Paper of Middle America” — the latest installment in TCJ’s series, Know Your New Yorker Cartoonists.
(thanks to Liam Walsh for the link)
From GPB News, February 9, 2013, “For Rural Towns, Postal Service Cuts Could Mean A Loss of Identity” (Edward Koren content).
From Vermont’s Center for Cartoon Studies, “Events” this news of an appearance by Edward Koren, June 19th.
From NBClatino, June 6, 2012, “A veteran cartoonist publishes long-awaited book” — this piece on Felipe Galindo aka feggo.
From Speaker System, “10 1/2 Things No Commencement Speaker Has Ever Said” (W. W. Norton & Co.) This new book by Charles Wheelan is illustrated by the one and only Peter Steiner. Visit your neighborhood online book seller for a peek inside.
From newyorker.com, June 1, 2012, “Ed Koren Arrives” — Mark Singer on Mr. Koren’s 50th anniversary at The New Yorker. (a slideshow accompanies the post).
From Omnicomic, May 31, 2012, “MoCCA Gets a Miami Makeover” Aline Kominsky-Crumb collaborates with Dominique Sapel (exhibit opens June 14th).
From Fiction Writers Review, June 1, 2012, “The Flyleaf” — with an inaugural cartoon by Tom Toro
From Costume Direct, some semi-familiar garb
From The Huffington Post, May 31, 2012, “Should Science Crack the Humor Code?” (with Steinberg content)
From Tall Tale Radio, May 24, 2012, this audio interview with Liza Donnelly
From newyorker.com., May 31, 2012, “In Dreams Begin Cartoons” — Bob Mankoff (with a little help from Sam Cobean, Robert Leighton, Joe Dator, and Kaamran Hafeez ) explores the relationship between zzzzzs and cartoons.