Mankoff’s September Speaks; More on The New Yorker Festival & Cartoonists

Note: The New Yorker‘s current cartoon editor, Bob Mankoff will be speaking here and here in September, and appearing here in October.   ____________________________________________________________________________________________________   If you’re going to the upcoming New Yorker Festival, you might run into a few cartoonists in something called The United Airlines Lounge. Here’s a schedule.

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Mid-Week Round-Up

Bob Mankoff, The New Yorker’s Cartoon Editor, has been busy lately, traveling hither and yon, leaving radio interviews, print interviews and articles in his wake. Here’s a sampling: From swarthmore.edu, November 4, 2014, “Getting Serious About Funny Business: Robert Mankoff on Cartoons and  Psychology” Radio interview, wabe.org, November 4, 2014, “Robert Mankoff, Cartoon Editor of The New Yorker” From mlive.

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Ian Frazier on Steinberg’s 100th; New Yorker’s Daily Cartoon: Sipress Redux; New Yorker Publisher on the magazine’s Festival

From newyorker.com, October 8, 2014,  “Saul Steinberg At One Hundred” — this short piece by Ian Frazier. Mr. Frazier, a long-time contributor to The New Yorker,  will moderate a panel discussion on Steinberg at the New Yorker Festival, at noon, October 12.  Details here. ________________________________________________________________________________   Ben Schwartz has handed the New Yorker’s online Daily Cartoon baton to David Sipress,

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