Walt Kelly

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2014

    George Saunders on Dream Images and Steering Toward the Rapids

    George Saunders is one of America's most celebrated short story writers. Winner of the Folio and Pulitzer prizes and been granted. MacArtuthur fellowship. Since 1996, he's professor at Syracuse, itself an incubator for the best authors of his generation. Saunders returns to town this week to the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2009

    Q&A with illustrator Art Spiegelman

    "What was the best job you ever had? Mine was reading comics all day." That's how cartoonist Lynda Barry begins her comic-strip introduction as editor of The Best American Comics 2008, for which she chose the contents. And I suspect Art Spiegelman would agree, as I learned during a recent interview ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2007
  • Music

    October 19, 2000

    Pickin' Up the Pieces

    Richie Furay found something unexpected on his way to country-rock stardom: salvation.

  • Culture

    September 18, 1997