James Sturm to speak at VCU
Monday, September 16, 7pm
Virginia Commonwealth University
The Center for Cartoon Studies Director James Sturm’s writings and illustrations have appeared in scores of national and regional publications including The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Onion, The New York Times, Slate, and on the cover of The New Yorker.
Tags: Cartoon Studies, Cartooning, cartoonist, Comics, comics education, James Sturm, Marvel, New Yorker, VCU
Center for Cartoon Studies Alum in Best American Comics 2012
New Yorker Cartoonist and Children’s Book Illustrator Ed Koren Talks About His Wild Scribble Career
|July 27, 2012||to||July 28, 2012|
The 4th Annual Bookstock, the Green Mountain Festival of Words, will take place on Friday, July 27, through Sunday, July 29, 2012 in the beautiful village of Woodstock, Vermont.
Special Guest: Ed Koren
One Thousand Cartoons and Counting: Passion, Neuroses and Silliness
Also, don’t miss David Berona‘s Reading Pictures: The Language of Wordless Books. Wordless books and woodcut novels, an old way of telling new stories and the growing importance of visual narrative.
For more information about Bookstock, visit: bookstockvt.org
ATTEND A WORKSHOP AT CCS!
The Center for Cartoon Studies Cartooning Studio workshop is being offered around the nearby Bookstock Festival weekend. Click here for more information and to register.
Tags: Bookstock, David Berona, Ed Koren, New Yorker, Woodstock Vermont, Wordless Comics
How Hard Is It To Get a Cartoon Into The New Yorker? Hard.
The Burlington Free Press Reports on “Edward Koren: The Capricious Line”
“These independent pieces, alongside many of the cartoons that Koren has published in The New Yorker, reflect the depth of his imagination and the piquancy of his observations about himself and those around him.”
Read the article
Tags: Ed Koren, Fleming Museum, New Yorker
New from CCS board member & New Yorker cartoonist Harry Bliss
From CCS board member and New Yorker cartoonist (and Vermonter!) Harry Bliss offers a cartoon collection. Will this book kill you or is laughter the best medicine? Buy a copy today!
Tags: Board, Cartoon Studies, Harry Bliss, New Yorker, Vermont