Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Rina Piccolo Leaves "Six Chix"

From Tina's Groove.

A panel by original Six Chix member Ann Telnaes
For those of you who are unfamiliar with Six Chix – it’s a single-panel comic strip shared by six women cartoonists, each assigned a day of the week for the dailies, and alternating on the Sundays.

The cartoonists, in order of weekday appearance are: Isabella Bannerman, Margaret Shulock, Susan Camilleri-Konar, Anne Gibbons, Benita Epstein, and Stephanie Piro.

It is syndicated worldwide by King Features Syndicate.

Rina Piccolo explains why she is leaving the Wednesday's spot:

Monday, September 26, 2016

Cartoon Crossroads Columbus 2016

From Cartoon Crossroads Columbus.

The city-wide festival, set for its first four-day event on October 13-16, 2016 after a well-received two-day show in 2015, will offer nearly seventy-five hours of creator-driven panels, presentations, spotlights and discussions.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Support Campaign for Detained Cartoonist

Cartoon by Ramsés Morales Izquierdo

A request for cartoons to support a cartoonist stuck in one of the worst refugee camps in the world was made by Cartoonists Rights Network International:

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The 2016 Political Cartoon & Satire Festival

From the 2016 AAEC Convention & Satire Festival Facebook page.

Adam Zyglis, Kal Kallaugher, Cullum Rogers and JP Trostle will be hosting the 2016 Association of American Editorial Cartoonists convention from September 21-24 at Duke University in Durham NC.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

World Humor Awards Winners

Here are the winners of the first edition of "World Humor Awards" under the theme "Climate Change".

First Prize : Elena Ospina, Colombia

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Library and Archives Canada looks back at Bado’s career

Accustomed to portraying personalities in the news and letting his drawings do the talking, Bado, cartoonist for Le Droit, recounts his own impressive career.

Guy Badeaux will be the guest of Guy Berthiaume, Librarian and Archivist of Canada, as part of the Library and Archives Canada Signatures Series, which presents unique encounters with personalities who have donated their archives to the institution.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Garry Trudeau, "Yuge!: 30 Years of Doonesbury on Trump"

Cartoonist Garry Trudeau talks about his use of Donald Trump as a character in his comic strip, "Doonesbury," from 1987 to today.