Bob Eckstein Is The Erma Bombeck Humor Writer Of The Month; Article Of Interest: Cartooning Thriving In Vermont; More Spills With Barbara Shermund, Cartoon Companion, Roz Chast, Arno & Company

Bob Eckstein Is The Erma Bombeck Humor Writer Of The Month

Bob Eckstein, who began contributing his cartoons to The New Yorker in 2007 has been named the Erma Bombeck Humor Writer of the Month.  Read here.  Mr. Eckstein’s most recent  books are shown above.

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Article Of Interest: Cartooning Thriving in Vermont

From the Bennington Banner, December 5, 2018, “…The Art of Cartooning Is Thriving in Vermont”— with Ed Koren and Alison Bechdel content.

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…the latest Cartoon Companion has been posted.  See what the CC boys “Max” & “Simon” have to say about the New Yorker cartoons appearing in the issue of December 10, 2018.

 

… Roz Chast’s SVA exhibit included in the New York Times “What To See in New York Galleries This Week”

 

Attempted Bloggery has even more Barbara Shermund posts. Yay!  

A New Yorker State of Mind: Reading Every Issue of The New Yorker Magazine looks very closely at the issue of November 16, 1929. Cover by Peter Arno.

 

 

 

Feiffer’s Playboy Cartoons; Liza Donnelly is the Erma Bombeck Humor Writer of the Month; Interview of Interest: Roz Chast

Feiffer’s Playboy Cartoons

From the Los Angeles Review of Books, February 1, 2018,  “The Playboy Funnies: Hefner Editing Feiffer”

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Liza Donnelly is the Erma Bombeck Humor Writer of the Month

From the University of Dayton’s Writers’ Workshop, this notice concerning Ms. Donnelly.

Link here to Liza Donnelly’s website

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Interview of Interest: Roz Chast

From Vice, January 29, 2018, this interview with Ms. Chast.

Link here to Roz Chast’s website