News Briefs for May 12, 2009


» Benita Epstein is profiled twice this week. Enjoy Magazine talks about her work as a entomologist before becoming a cartoonist. A News Cafe reports her work is adorning the walls of GreenGo’s, a natural organic restaurant in Redding, CA.

» The Daily News Miner profiles Dan Darrow.

» The Index Journal profiles Mike Beckom.

Editorial cartooning

» The Nortwestern (Oshkosh, WI) profiles Green Bay Press-Gazette editorial cartoonist Joe Heller.


» More interviews from Toronto Comic Arts Festival: Seth, Yoshihiro Tatsumi, Adrian Tomine and Ramon Perez

» Tim O’Shea talks with Bob Fingerman about his newest project, From the Ashes


» The Chicago Cultural Center will exhibit cartoons created by John T. McCutcheon an editorial cartoonist for the Chicago Record and Chicago Tribune from 1889 through 1946. Exhibit runs May 30 through Aug. 2.