Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; Lotsa Links; Some New Yorker Folks (Past & Present) At The Brooklyn Book Festival

Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon Space & lattes, by Avi Steinberg who began contributing to The New Yorker in 2012   ________________________________________________________________________   Lotsa Links Here’s a link to Ryan Flanders links on The Comics Journal. Numerous New Yorker folks amid the lot. _______________________________________________________________________ Some New Yorker Folks (Past & Present) At The Brooklyn Book Fest I noted the following

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Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; Strand Event Of Interest; A Daily Shouts With Emily Flake; Ryan Flanders’ TCJ Friday Links; Anthologies For The Waning Dog Days Of Summer

  Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon Peter Kuper gives us three reasons Trump wants to buy Greenland. Mr. Kuper has been contributing to The New Yorker since 2011. Visit his website here. _____________________________________________ Strand Event Of Interest On September 16th the Strand will host a panel discussion centered on Drawing Power: Women’s Stories of Sexual Violence, Harassment, and Survival.  All

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The Weekend Spill: More And More MAD; Photo: Chatfield At A Snazzy Drawing Board; Tilley Watch Online, The Week Of July 22-26, 2019; A New Comics Journal Column; Interview Of Interest: Paul “How To Read Nancy” Karasik

  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

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The Wednesday Watch: A New York Times Pauline Kael 100th Birthday Graphic Tribute; The Spectator’s Cartoon Editor On Political Cartoons (And Selling An Idea To The New Yorker 61 Years Ago); More Weirdo; Today’s Daily Cartoonist: Farley Katz

________________________ A New York Times Pauline Kael 100th Birthday Graphic Tribute From The New York Times, June 19, 2019, “Happy Birthday, Pauline Kael, My Old Foe”  — this graphic piece by Nathan Gelgud. Ms. Kael began writing for The New Yorker in 1967. She retired in 1991. Additional birthday reading: “The Electrifying Critical Mind Of Pauline Kael” by David Remnick.

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Audio Interview Of Interest: Edward Koren; Article Of Interest; Art Young; …and More Spills!

From Vermont Public Radio, November 26, 2018 “Ed Koren Talks Cartooning And His ‘Wild’ New Collection” — an enjoyable short interview (just under a half hour) with one of our modern New Yorker cartoon masters. _____________________________________________________ Book Of Interest; Art Young To Laugh That We May Not Weep: The Life and Times of Art Young has been around since the

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