Here’s a roundup of the week’s New Yorker cartoonist contributors to the Daily Cartoon and Daily Shouts.*
Daily Cartoon: Peter Kuper (twice in the week), Joe Dator, Tim Hamilton, Barry Blitt (a Daily Bonus cartoon), and J.A.K.
Daily Shouts: Emily Flake (with David Bradley Isenberg), Liana Finck (another installment of her “Dear Pepper” series), and Sara Lautman.
* a new (?) entry by Barry Blitt — outside of the Daily headings — appeared this week: Blitt’s Kvetchbook (not to be confused with “Barry Blitt’s Sketchbook” published in Graydon Carter’s Air Mail).
Audio Of Interest: About Thurber’s 125th Anniversary Exhibit, Books
Michael Rosen (shown above), the fellow key to the festivities surrounding the 125th anniversary of Thurber’s birth, talks to Thurber’s hometown newspaper’s “Newsroom” about the events tied-in to the anniversary. Hear it here.
And here’s a calendar of Thurber events
A Bonus Daily Cartoon & Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon
See Barry Blitt’s Bonus Daily here. Mr. Blitt has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1992. A link to his website
Today’s Daily cartoon, politicians and food at the Iowa State Fair, is by Tim Hamilton, who began contributing to The New Yorker in 2015.
A weekend round up of New Yorker cartoonist contributors to Daily Shouts and the Daily Cartoon
The Daily Cartoon: Tom Toro, Felipe Galindo, Amy Hwang, Emily Flake, and Tim Hamilton
Daily Shouts: Amy Kurzweil, and Emily Flake
All these and more can be seen here.
Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon
A comment on the President, from Tim Hamilton, who began contributing to The New Yorker in 2015.
Note: As last week’s New Yorker was a double issue, there’s no Monday Tilley Watch today. The Watch will return next Monday for the August 19th issue.
Early George Price Via Mike Lynch
The cartoonist Mike Lynch gives us a nice selection of George Price’s work from the 1940 Price collection, Good Humor Man. Here’s Price’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z:
George Price Born in Coytesville, New Jersey, June 9, 1901. Died January 12, 1995, Engelwood, New Jersey. New Yorker work: 1929 – 1991. Lee Lorenz, the New Yorker’s former Art/Cartoon editor, called Price one of the magazine’s great stylists (along with Peter Arno, Helen Hokinson, James Thurber, and William Steig. Of the many Price collections here are two favorites: Browse At Your Own Risk (1977), and The World of George Price: A 55-Year Retrospective (1988)
Warp’s Daily Shouts
Today’s Daily Shouts, courtesy of Kim Warp: “Possible Explanations For Exhuming John Dillinger”
Ms. Warp has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1999. Visit her website here.
A Weekend Roundup of New Yorker Cartoonists Whose Work Appeared on Daily Shouts or The Daily Cartoon
The Daily Cartoon: Avi Steinberg, Tim Hamilton, Farley Katz, Kendra Allenby, and J.A.K.
Daily Shouts: Sara Lautman, and Olivia de Recat with Julia Edelman.
See all of the above and more here.
News of this Spring 2020 release from IDW, The Mueller Report: Graphic Novel by Steve Duin and Shannon Wheeler.
From the publisher:
“Wheeler and Duin, in graphic form, bring to life scenes detailed in the report: from the infamous Trump Tower Meeting of 2016 to Trump exclaiming “I’m f*cked” upon finding out he was the subject of investigation. It’s in the report and it’s in the graphic novel!”
Mr. Wheeler’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z:
Shannon Wheeler New Yorker work: May 4, 2009 – . Key collection: I Thought You Would Be Funnier ( BOOM! Studios, 2010). Website: tmcm.com/