Lordy, Lordy, next week Funky Winkerbean turns 40! A few events are planned to mark the milestone. Up first is the release of volume one of a complete collection. This first collection features cartoons from 1972-1974. Additional volumes to follow about ever three years. Bob Harvey penned the forward and you can order your book through Atlas Books.
Next week, on the 27th – the actual 40th anniversary day, Kent State will host Tom Batiuk and Chuck Ayers to unveil a new mural in the student lounge where Tom will sign books and meet fans. Both Tom and Chuck are KSU alumni.