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.
This past July at The Society of Illustrators, it was standing room only (and then some) for the first Funny Ladies panel discussion. Don’t be left out on the sidewalk this time around. On October 11th The Society will present a second panel discussion: “Funny Ladies: The Changing Landscape of Cartooning” — All the info here.
The Panel, left to right: Amy Hwang, Sara Lautman, Amy Kurzweil, and Emily Flake.
Liza Donnelly (below), who curated the Funny Ladies exhibit, will moderate.
Amy Hwang began contributing to The New Yorker in 2010.
Sara Lautman began contributing to The New Yorker in 2016.
Amy Kurzweil began contributing to The New Yorker in 2016.
Emily Flake began contributing to The New Yorker in 2008.
Liza Donnelly began contributing to The New Yorker in 1982.
— cartoon by Liza Donnelly.