Archive for July, 2010

Graphic Details in The New York Times: Tara Seibel and the late Harvey Pekar create “some last bits of splendor”

Posted in Uncategorized on July 22, 2010 by michaelkaminer

The Graphic Details catalog – to be published by our media sponsor, the Forward – will include an illustrated essay by the late Harvey Pekar and his frequent collaborator, Tara Seibel.  When we first approached them, we didn’t know it would turn out to be one of Harvey’s final works.

The New York Times covered the story this morning, and offered a sneak peek at the essay – and some moving memories of Harvey from Tara herself.

Read more.

UPDATE:  The Times piece, which first ran as an ArtsBeat blog item, appears on the front page of the Arts section today, July 24.  Read more.

Harvey Pekar, 1939-2010

Posted in Uncategorized on July 13, 2010 by michaelkaminer

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