From The Comics Journal, January 27, 2012, “Angouleme 2012: Friday” ( content on an Art Spiegelman retrospctive) From The Curated Life, January 28, 2012, an interview, “Meet Liza Donnelly: New Yorker Cartoonist”
From You Made It Weird, January 27, 2012, this hour and twenty minute podcast featuring Alex Gregory and Matt Diffee in conversation with Pete Holmes.
From juliawertz.com., January 23, 2012, “The Disbanding of Pizza Island” — this post on the end of the studio once home to the likes of Karen Sneider and Kate Beaton. From AVClub.com, January 26, 2012, “Interview: Pete Holmes”
Two books of interest coming this year: The Receptionist: An Education at The New Yorker by Janet Groth (Algonquin Books, June 26, 2012) and Francoise Mouly’s Blown Covers: New Yorker Covers You Were Never Meant to See (Abrams, April 30, 2012). For more details go to your favorite online book dealer’s site.
From Attempted Bloggery, January 18, 2012, “A Charles Addams Tearjerker” — this post concerning a classic Charles Addams original drawing (it appeared in The New Yorker, March 23, 1946) to be auctioned this March 1 -2. From The History Channel Club, January 18, 2012, “Remembering Charles Addams” Be sure to visit the The New Yorker Cartoons on Facebook. A