Here at the Happy Harv’s Homepage, we fulminate about an assortment of topics in the general vicinity of cartooning. Topics in our latest Rants & Raves posting, Opus 369, include focus on comic strip cartooning with Tina’s Groove’s Rina Piccolo, editorial cartooning with Jim Morin, magazine gag cartooning with Tom Toro, and comic books with Bob Lubbers’ obit, plus an essay on the state of the industry, surreal weird at The New Yorker, and a list of words that should be banned. And more. To get there, click on the rabbit at the right.
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Robert C. Harvey (to disclose his actual name) has been writing about cartooning for well over a quarter of a century, beginning with a column in the Menomonee Falls Gazette (a weekly newspaper of comic strips) in the fall of 1973. A one-time freelance cartoonist (of the "bush league" variety, he says), Harvey has produced published work in nearly all the cartooning venues--comic strips, editorial cartoons, comic books, and magazine cartoons. He is a member of the National Cartoonist Society (NCS), an associate member of the American Association of Editorial Cartoonists (AAEC), and a member of the Comic Art Professionals Society (CAPS). He has authored several books about cartooning, some of which are alluded to below. If you want the Complete History of the Life and Times of the Happy Harv, click here.
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