Here's some books by local authors to consider:
|Compleating Cul de Sac by Richard Thompson|
|Cartoons for Victory by Warren Bernard|
In this vaudevillian romp of a musical based on Mo Willems's children's books, Elephant Gerald and Piggie sing and dance their way through plenty of pachydermal peril and swiney suspense, backed by nutty backup singers The Squirrelles. Age 3+
by AAEC on December 24, 2015
by Clay Jones
by Hallie Jackson and Henry Austin
EVERY week The Economist publishes an illustrated comment on the state of the world by our editorial cartoonist, Kevin Kallaugher, known as KAL. Here are the most popular KAL cartoons of the year.
Every year political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies and other head-slapping events in the world of politics. The fruits of these labors are thousands of cartoons that entertain and enrage readers of all political stripes. Here's an offering of the best of this year's crop, picked fresh off the Toonosphere. Edited by Matt Wuerker.
By POLITICO 12/22/15
A local illustration and cartoon historian writes in...
David Apatoff, McLean
Washington Post December 19 2015
And then there's the other shoe...
Paul S. Frommer, AlexandriaWashington Post December 19 2015
One Year After Charlie Hebdo
Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016 at 2 p.m.
Knight Studio at the Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.
This program is free and open to the public. Registration is required.
Join the Newseum Institute and Reporters Without Borders for a discussion of the impact world-wide on a free press and free expression after the terrorist attacks on the Charlie Hebdo magazine staff on Jan. 7, 2015, and on the public at multiple sites in Paris eleven months later. Panelists will include experts from the U.S. in the Knight Studio and online participants from France.