News briefs for October 27, 2009


» The Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Award Competition for 2009 is due November 12, 2009.

Comic books

» Joe Staton and his wife, children’s author Hilarie Staton, collaborated on Amy Goes Gluten Free a book on dealing with Celiac Disease.

Comic strips

» Brian Anderson, creator of Dog Eat Doug, gives us a peek at a new comic he’s working on.

Graphic Novels

» Sequential Tart interviews Brian Fies, the author and artist of Mom’s Cancer a new novel Whatever Happened to the World of Tomorrow?.


» Michael Cavna interviews seven of the 10 cartoonist on their return trip back from their NCS/USO Middle East trip.


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