Out Today: Ultimate Cartoon Book Of Book Cartoons; Interview Of Interest: Ed Steed; Podcast Of Interest: Mark Alan Stamaty Talks With Gil Roth; Flake’s Daily Shouts Piece; Today’s Daily Cartoonist: Brendan Loper

It’s always a good day when a cartoon anthology is published. Today’s one of those days. The Ultimate Cartoon Book of Book Cartoons, edited By Bob Eckstein and published by Princeton Architectural Press, is officially out today. Cover art by the great Sam Gross and cartoons by some of the New Yorker‘s greatest artists, including George Booth, Edward Koren and

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Fave Photo Of The Day: Cartoonists Out West; Podcast Of Interest: Mort Gerberg; Today’s New Yorker Daily Cartoonist: Michael Shaw; Liza Donnelly Live-Draws The Grammys For CBS

Here’s a fun crowd dining out on the left coast. From lower left, clockwise: Lars Kenseth, Lila Ash, Olivia de Recat, Sharon Isadora Levy, Ivan Ehlers (Mad Magazine cartoonist and a contributor to The New Yorker‘s Daily cartoon), David Ostow, and American Bystander‘s Michael Gerber. (My thanks to Mr. Ostow for the photo). ____________________________________ Podcast Of Interest: Mort Gerberg From

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Interview Of Interest: Peter Kuper On Gil Roth’s “Virtual Memories” Podcast; Attempted Bloggery Examines B&N’s New Yorker Encyclopedia Of Cartoons “Exclusive Edition”

Interview of Interest: Peter Kuper On Gil Roth’s “Virtual Memories” Podcast The very talented, very busy Peter Kuper is the subject of Gil Roth’s latest podcast. Hear it here. Mr. Kuper began contributing to The New Yorker in 2011. Mr. Roth has interviewed a slew of cartoonists over the years, many of them New Yorker artists. Here’s his comics &

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Krimstein’s Three Escapes Of Hannah Arendt Out Today

It’s pub day for Ken Krimstein’s wonderful Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt (Bloomsbury Publications).  Some raves: “The astounding life of a 20th-century original as told by a skillful cartoonist frolicking in long form . . . A compelling performance with great pacing that makes abstruse political theory both intelligible and memorable.” ?Kirkus (Starred Review) “As Krimstein deftly weaves Arendt’s life

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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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