The 311th meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 7pm ET. ONLINE PRESENTATION VIA ZOOM. Please email to register for this event. Free and open to the public. Now on YouTube.

Richard Samuel West on My Life in Cartoons

From Peanuts to Puck, Richard Samuel West traces his passion for the American cartoon, with stories from his long-standing friendships with leading cartoonists and references to the half-dozen books he’s written on American cartoon history.

Rich West is the author of a number of books on American cartooning, the latest being What Fools These Mortals Be! The Story of Puck (2014). He is the owner of Periodyssey, a business that trades in significant and unusual American paper.