More And More MAD
From The Daily Cartoonist, July 27, 2019, “We’re All MAD Here (Paeans To The Magazine)”
D.D. Degg gathers cartoonist MAD pieces.
Chatfield At A Snazzy Drawing Board
Courtesy of Marcie Jacobs-Cole, this photo of Jason Chatfield at a drawing board at Dick Blick Art Supplies* last Thursday.
Mr. Chatfield began contributing to The New Yorker in 2017.
His website here.
*this isn’t a Spill commercial endorsement.
A weekend roundup of the New Yorker cartoonists whose work appeared on newyorker.com‘s Daily Cartoon and/or Daily Shouts
Daily Cartoon contributors this week: J.A.K., David Sipress, Barry Blitt, Ellis Rosen, and Brendan Loper.
Daily Shouts contributors this week: Roz Chast (in her recurring Cut & Paste series), Farley Katz (in his recurring Cooking Cartoonist series), and Julia Wertz.
See all of the above, and more, here.
A New Comics Journal Column/Columnist
There’s almost nothing the Spill likes more than a site that leads to other sites — and now there’s a new one. From The Comics Journal, July 26, 2019, “You Build Walls, We’re Gonna Probably Dig Holes (This Week’s Links)”— this new column of “links relating…to comics” by Ryan Flanders, who told us in his recent TCJ article about MAD, that he “was a member of the MAD Art Department, though my roles spilled into editorial, talent scouting and the amorphous responsibility of ‘coming up with new ideas.'” You’ll find a sprinkle or two of New Yorker cartoonists mentioned in this first column.
Interview Of Interest: Paul “How To Read Nancy” Karasik
From The LA Review of Books, July 27, 2019, “It Takes A Deep Reading. and an Obsession: An Interview With Paul Karasik.”
Mr. Karasik began contributing to The New Yorker in 1999.