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Popeye’s 90th anniversary auction announced!

August 11, 2019

2019 marks the 90th anniversary of the first appearance of everyone’s favorite spinach-munching sailor, Popeye, in E.C. Segar’s celebrated newspaper strip Thimble Theatre. Popeye’s heartthrob, Olive Oyl was… Read More

The National Cartoonists Society Responds to New York Times Decision to Cease Running Daily Editorial Cartoons

June 12, 2019

June 12th, 2019 Re: Response to Editorial Page Editor, James Bennet’s statement: June 10th, 2019. On behalf of the membership of the National Cartoonists Society, the NCS board… Read More

Congratulations to 2018 Divisional Award-Winners

May 21, 2019

Excellence in the fields of newspaper strips, online comics, newspaper panels, TV animation, feature animation, newspaper illustration, gag cartoons, book illustration, comic books, magazine feature/magazine illustration, and editorial cartoons, is honored in the NCS Division Awards, which are chosen by specially-convened juries at the chapter level. Read More

Stephan Pastis Wins Reuben Award for 2018 Cartoonist of the Year!

May 21, 2019

CONGRATULATIONS TO STEPHAN PASTIS, winner of the 2018 Reuben Award for Cartoonist of the Year. STEPHAN PASTIS is the creator of the daily comic strip Pearls Before Swine,… Read More

NCSFest Full Program of Events now Available Online!

April 29, 2019

Click below to see the full guide to the program of events at America’s biggest comic arts festival in Huntington Beach, California, May 17-19, 2019. Read More

Floyd Norman to receive the Milton Caniff Lifetime Achievement Award!

April 29, 2019

On May 17th the National Cartoonists Society will present Disney legend Floyd Norman with the Milton Caniff Lifetime Achievement Award at the 73rd Annual Reuben Awards in Huntington… Read More

2018 Cartoonist of the Year Nominees Announced!

March 21, 2019

National Cartoonists Society members have nominated the top five finalists for the 2018 NCS Reuben Award for “Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year”. Ballots have been sent out to… Read More

2018 NCS Divisional Nominees!

March 18, 2019

Congratulations to the 2018 NCS Divisional Award nominees for the 73rd Annual NCS Reuben Awards! The winners will be announced on May 18th, 2019 in Huntington Beach, CA.… Read More

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