Author Archives: Michael Tisserand

Sweet Revenge: An Interview with Thi Bui

Thi Bui talks about the political forces and cartooning influences that she tapped into while creating her “touching memoir The Best We Could Do. Continue reading

 

The Gift

A grand drawing for Hal Roach, discovered during research for George Herriman’s biography Krazy, reveals the deep friendship between the famed movie producer and his resident cartoonist. Continue reading

 

Pete, the Rookie

At 108, former cartoonist Austin “Pete” Peterson recalls Jimmy Swinnerton, Tad Dorgan, and getting fired by William Hearst. Continue reading