Month: November 2015

Episode 144 – Posy Simmonds

Virtual Memories Show #144: Posy Simmonds “I always get asked, ‘Could you draw properly if you want to?’ Also, ‘Who writes your jokes?’ Oh, and, ‘Have you ever thought of doing something serious?’” UK cartooning legend Posy Simmonds, MBE, author of Gemma Bovery and Tamara Drewe, joins the show for a charming conversation about her…

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Episode 143 – Jennifer Hayden and Summer Pierre

Virtual Memories Show #143: Jennifer Hayden and Summer Pierre LIVE! “Middle age is such a perfect term. You’re right in the middle of life. You could not be more in the middle of everything. Your parents are old, your kids are little. Life is just swirling around you.” –Jennifer Hayden Time for another LIVE episode…

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Episode 142 – Rupert Thomson

Virtual Memories Show #142: Rupert Thomson “I often think that my ideas are exaggerations that are on the brink of disbelief, but just this side of that, so the suspension of disbelief is a challenge in my books. I like to push things as far as they can go.” Rupert Thomson returns to the show…

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Episode 141 – Francoise Mouly

Virtual Memories Show #141: Francoise Mouly “I’d rather do something that nobody else would do if I didn’t do it. That’s why I made TOON Books.” Live from CXC! Designer, editor and publisher Francoise Mouly joins the show to talk about 20+ years of New Yorker covers, launching TOON Books and cultivating a love for print, the…

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