A Booth Exhibit
There’s a brand new George Booth exhibit up and running at Gallery North out on Long Island. All the info here.
George Booth’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z:
George Booth (photo taken in NYC 2016, courtesy of Liza Donnelly) Born June 28, 1926, Cainesville, MO. New Yorker work: June 14, 1969 – . Key collections: Think Good Thoughts About A Pussycat (Dodd, Mead, 1975), Rehearsal’s Off! (Dodd, Mead, 1976), Omnibooth: The Best of George Booth ( Congdon & Weed, 1984), The Essential George Booth, Compiled and Edited by Lee Lorenz ( Workman, 1998).
New Blitt’s Kvetchbook Entry
Trump + Golf + Greenland, courtesy of Mr. Blitt.
Mr. Blitt began contributing to The New Yorker in 1993. Visit his website here.
Events of Interest With Liana Finck
Tis nearing the season for promotional events tied-in to Liana Finck’s upcoming collection, Excuse Me: Cartoons, Complaints, and Notes to Self, due September 24th from Random House Trade Paperbacks. Brooklyn’s Books Are Magic will host an event on October 3rd (scroll down to October 3rd), and The Commonwealth Club (out in San Fran) will hold an event on October 14th.
Ms. Finck began contributing to The New Yorker in 2013. Visit her website here.
A listing of New Yorker cartoonists who contributed to the Daily Cartoon and/or Daily Shouts during the past week (August 19 -23)
The Daily Cartoon:
Farley Katz, Tim Hamilton (twice), Jeremy Nguyen, and Mark Thompson.
Daily Shouts: “Achievable Ways To Feel Accomplished” by Julia Edelman and Ginny Hogan. Illustrated by Will McPhail; “Larson’s Guide To Odd Birds Of New York City” by Maggie Larson.
All these and more can be found here.