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Ironically, given my spiel yesterday, there's nothing new on the site today. It's been a busy week of content, so I suggest poking around the site and settling in with something of interest. Here are some fine links:

Barbara Nessim is a wonderful illustrator who has mostly been overlooked -- her work in the 1960s was hand in hand with Push Pin in establishing the look of commercial psychedelia. Great, linework and a luminous, bendable sense of color and form. There's a great-looking show in LA right now.

My Favorite Thing is Monsters gets the Fresh Air treatment.

Here's a report on Art Spiegelman in conversation with with Paul Holdengräber about his book, Si Lewen's Parade.