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Cartoonist Ray Billingsley has been portraying Black family life for decades — and now he’s getting his due (via The Washington Post)

November 20, 2021

By Michael Cavna Ray Billingsley didn’t much like his second-floor Harlem home on Bradhurst Avenue back then. It was affordable — this being the mid-’80s — but he felt… Read More

Winners of 2020 NCS Divisional Awards

November 6, 2021

Congratulations to all our 2020 Winners Read More

National Cartoonists Society Celebrates 75th Anniversary With St. Jude Fundraiser

October 21, 2021

Cartoonists to Raise Money for St. Jude Children’s Hospital Read More

The 75th Annual Reuben Awards, Streaming Live Oct 15-16th on

October 8, 2021

The countdown begins with our 75th-anniversary celebrations for the Reuben Awards. This year we honor Mort Gerberg with the Gold Key Award, inducting him into the NCS Hall… Read More

NCSFest 2021 Replay now live!

October 6, 2021

Watch the full replay at: Read More

Save the date! Virtual 2021 Reubens Weekend/NCSFest Oct 15&16

July 12, 2021

  We are excited to share that we have put together a fantastic schedule of virtual events alongside our awarding of the 2020 Divisional Reuben Awards to be… Read More

Second Round of 2020 NCS Divisional Nominees Announced!

July 27, 2021

Congratulations to the 2020 NCS Divisional Award nominees for the 75th Annual NCS Reuben Awards! The winners will be announced on the weekend of October 15th 2021 on Read More

John McMeel (1936-2021)

July 8, 2021

  The world of cartooning has lost one of its champions with the passing of co-founder and Chairman of Andrews McMeel Universal, John McMeel on July 7th, 2021.… Read More

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