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ROZ CHAST looks for a Dress

Roz is my favorite cartoonist for The NEW YORKER……….since 1981.  Today she is looking for a “Mother of the Bride” dress.


Attention to Details

“What’s wrong with a drawer full of jar lids?” I asked Roz Chast during the Q & A following her recent author talk before a capacity crowd. 482 more words

The Craft Of Writing

Can't we talk about something more pleasant, by Roz Chast

For this month we are reading the memoir Can’t we talk about something more pleasant by the New Yorker cartoonist, Roz Chast.  We will meet next on Thursday, September 13, 8:30 pm. 185 more words

Paul McCartney does an emotional, amazing turn on "Carpool Karaoke." My good friends at FOJ stand up for what's right, on national TV. And "Insomnia Jeopardy" cracked me up

As much as I thoroughly enjoy them, most episodes of James Corden’s “Carpool Karaoke” on his CBS late-night show are pretty fleeting. You watch them on a Tuesday, have a good time with it, and by Thursday you’ve forgotten all about it. 564 more words

Ars Longa: A Complaint

by Richard Hoffman

This is a short essay that is probably mostly whining. It seems as if it is at least a third of what we writers do: writers who haven’t yet published complain that they are shut out. 1,395 more words


“Postmortemistical” Look: The Memory of Things and the Traces of Personhood in Roz Chast and Ben Katchor -- Abstract

Here is the abstract of the paper I’m going to present at the Ninth International Graphic Novel and Comics Conference, Retro! Time, Memory, Nostalgia, @ 378 more words