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NCS 2019 Divisional Awards Call for Submissions!

January 7, 2020

The National Cartoonists Society has begun its annual call for entries for consideration for the NCS Divisional Reuben Awards recognizing excellence in professional cartooning. As always, you DO NOT have to be… Read More

The latest edition of The Cartoon!st is out now!

January 6, 2020

Happy new year, NCS Members! 😊 🎉 The latest issue of The Cartoon!st is here! It’s jam-packed with interviews, information on the up-coming Reuben Awards Weekend in Kansas City on… Read More

Gear up for the 2019 NCS Holiday Bash in NYC!

December 2, 2019

The annual NCS holiday party is quickly approaching, hosted by the NYC chapter of the NCS. What’s better than ringing in the holidays with cartooning friends and family in… Read More

Cartoon Crossroads Columbus (CXC) and AAEC Weekend Wrap-up

October 2, 2019

Columbus, Ohio | September 26-29, 2019 For its annual convention this year, the AAEC teamed up with Cartoon Crossroads Columbus and the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum.… Read More

Lee Salem (1946-2019) by Cathy Guisewite

September 3, 2019

LEE SALEM by Cathy Guisewite The package of scribbles my mother made me send to a syndicate in 1976 landed on Lee Salem’s desk. Any reasonable person would… Read More

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

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