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.
Trumpiness continues on The Daily Cartoon. The contributing New Yorker cartoonists this week: David Sipress, Nick Downes, Peter Kuper, Maddie Dai, and Jeremy Nguyen.
And the contributing New Yorker cartoonists over on the Daily Shouts: Farley Katz, Ben Schwartz (with Marc Philippe Eskenazi), Ellis Rosen with Sofia Warren.
Once again, a week of all Trump Daily cartoons. Perhaps the magazine might consider a new dedicated Daily Cartoon heading for lampooning this president…something like, oh, I don’t know, maybe “The Daily Don”…
For the record, here are this week’s Daily cartoonists: Ellis Rosen, Peter Kuper, Brendan Loper, and newbie Lizzy Itzkowitz (her work has not been in the print mag as of this past week).
This week’s contributing Daily Shouts New Yorker cartoonists: Jason Adam Katzenstein (with Noel Wells), Liana Finck, Emily Flake, and Ward Sutton.
You can see the week’s work (and more) here on newyorker.com.
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.
The Daily Cartoon this past week was 100% Trumpian or Trump-related. The contributing cartoonists: Brendan Loper, Jon Adams, Peter Kuper, Avi Steinberg and newbie, Lila Ash.
The contributing New Yorker cartoonists appearing in this week’s Daily Shouts: Liana Finck and Lars Kenseth.
You can see all the work (and more) here.
…and speaking of Peter Kuper, here’s a nineteen minute video interview with him (with Italian subtitles).