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Roz Chast is a Rock Star

Ms. Chast is being honored and appreciated by an exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York and there is a fantastic article by Jill Krementz about the cartoonist, her work and much surrounding it on New York Social Diary HERE.

Around the Tubes

The weekend is almost here! What geeky things will folks be doing? Any games being played? Comics read? Movies seen? Sound off in the comments! 125 more words

Comic Books

Roz Chast’s Dark Humor at The Museum of the City of New York

Roz Chast is on the third floor of the Museum of the City of New York, at work on a larger-than-life mural that will greet visitors to “Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs,” the exhibition of 200 of her drawings that runs through October 9.   1,079 more words


Dear Roz Chast,

Dear Roz Chast,

Thank you for your memoir Can’t we talk about something more PLEASANT? After years of savoring your cartoons in The New Yorker… 1,151 more words

Roz Chast, & the Subtle Art of Cartoons

You wouldn’t expect much depth of emotion to seep through the art of New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast. But in Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir… 332 more words

Reading Response

Hope for a Cool Pillow by Margaret Overton

“There must be better and worse ways to die. It seems both rational and possible to minimize the likelihood of an unpleasant end.”

~William T. Vollmann, “A Good Death” 601 more words

Nonfiction Reviews