Comic Riffs: library of congress


Posted at 11:29 PM ET, 05/21/2013

HERBLOCK AT HALF-CENTURY: Library of Congress show illuminates cartoonist’s brilliance in 1963

Herblock at Half-Century: Library of Congress show illuminates cartoonist’s brilliance in 1963.

By Michael Cavna  |  11:29 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 06/28/2012

THIS JUST IN: Art from 7 top cartoonists joins SPX holdings at the Library of Congress

Art of 7 top cartoonists joins SPX holdings at the Library of Congress

By Michael Cavna  |  12:01 AM ET, 06/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:53 PM ET, 06/19/2012

Dean Haspiel donates his mini-comic collection to Library of Congress’ SPX holdings

Dean Haspiel donates his mini-comic collection to Library of Congress’ SPX holdings

By Michael Cavna  |  10:53 PM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 05/10/2012

WHITHER POLITICAL CARTOONING? A Conversation with tonight’s Herblock Prize winner, MATT BORS

A truth-telling conversation with tonight’s Herblock Prize recipient, young alt-cartoonist Matt Bors.

By Michael Cavna  |  03:34 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 10/18/2011

HERBLOCK TRIBUTE: Remembering The Post’s cartooning legend a decade after his death

By Michael Cavna  |  10:00 PM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 08/30/2011

SPX 2011: Library of Congress to launch Small Press Expo collection

By Michael Cavna  |  09:58 AM ET, 08/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 05/21/2010

THE RIFF: A day after 'Draw Muhammad,' the political cartoon gets a powerful reminder

The power of the cartoon remains. The ability of a single sketched image to provoke, prompt, incite, summon or inflame -- a virility and virality sometimes questioned in a new-media age -- is intact. Whether deemed to have been...

By Michael Cavna  |  10:50 AM ET, 05/21/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 04/16/2010

Politico's MATT WUERKER accepts the Herblock Prize

Matt Wuerker was clearly moved by the moment. "I was just trying to keep it together up there," the Politico cartoonist told Comic Riffs afterward yesterday. The moment was Wuerker's offering words of gratitude Thursday night as he accepted...

By Michael Cavna  |  10:45 AM ET, 04/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)