News from the NCS

Nick Meglin 1935-2018

June 3, 2018

  From Sam Viviano:   It’s been less than 24 hours since I learned of Nick Meglin’s passing, and in that time I’ve read many heartfelt stories posted… Read More

Congratulations to 2017 Divisional Award-Winners

June 2, 2018

DIVISIONAL AWARDS 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,… Read More

2017 Reuben Award Winner: Glen Keane

May 30, 2018

  CONGRATULATIONS TO GLEN KEANE who is the winner of the 2017 Reuben Award for Cartoonist of the Year. Glen is an American animator, author and illustrator. Keane was… Read More


April 8, 2018

Congratulations to the 2017 NCS Divisional Award nominees for the 72nd Annual NCS Reuben Awards! The winners will be announced on May 26th, 2018 in Philadelphia, PA. Editorial… Read More


March 30, 2018

National Cartoonists Society members have nominated the top five finalists for the 2017 NCS Reuben Award for “Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year”. Ballots have been sent out to… Read More

Mort Walker 1923 – 2018

January 27, 2018

One of the world's most-read cartoonists, Mort Walker died early this morning at the age of 94.  He was a professional cartoonist for eighty years. Read More

NCS Cartoonists to Raise Money for Hurricane Victims.

November 22, 2017

In the wake of the deadly disasters that have recently devastated communities in the Gulf states of Texas and Florida, Mexico, and especially Puerto Rico, the cartooning community… Read More

Doing the Daily – Pat Byrnes

November 6, 2017

The New Yorker’s Pat Byrnes on evergreen cartoons, Russian trolls and finding scanners halfway around the world. Read More

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