With a Reuben Award for his graphic novel, Kafkaesque only recently tucked under his arm, New Yorker and MAD contributor, Peter Kuper, has another book coming our way this November from W.W. Norton & Co., an adaptation of Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness.
The non-stop Mr. Kuper also has a comic about Kafka in this week’s Sunday New York Times Book Review.
Mr. Kuper began contributing to The New Yorker in 2011. Visit his website here.
Today’s Daily Cartoonist/Cartoon
A Jason Adam Katzenstein politically inspired dragon drawing.
Mr. Katzenstein began contributing to The New Yorker in 2014.
Interview Of Interest: Peter Kuper
Here’s a recent interview from The Drunken Odyssey — A Podcast About The Writing Life, with Peter Kuper, who began contributing to The New Yorker in June of 2011. Mr. Kuper’s latest book, Kafkaesque: Fourteen Stories was noted in The New York Times’ New & Noteworthy column of September 18th.
Link here to Mr. Kuper’s website for much more info
More Steinberg on Attempted Bloggery
Stephen Nadler continues noting Steinberg pieces up for auction. The latest is Steinberg’s Three New Yorkers. Read more here.
Book Talk of Interest: Ken Krimstein
From Chicago Patch, “Ken Krimstein: The Three Escapes Of Hannah Arendt” — this notice that Mr. Krimstein will present his fascinating new book at the American Writers Museum on September 27th. Details here.
Link here to Ken Krimstein’s website for a whole lot more info.
Book Talk of Interest: Peter Kuper
Peter Kuper will be in conversation with Jeremy Dauber on September 17th at The Strand, talking about his latest book, Kafkaesque: Fourteen Stories. All the info here!
Mr. Kuper will also be appearing at Split Rock Books in Cold Spring, New York on September 21 along with Summer Pierre and Chris Duffy. All the info here for that event.
Link here to Peter Kuper’s website for lots more info on his life and work.
From ANE Online, “The Toon State: Cartoonists Find Sanctuary in Vermont”
— this piece with a good amount of Edward Koren content.