Month: October 2016

Episode 191 – Ben Katchor

Virtual Memories Show #191: Ben Katchor “How can you keep experimenting within your own work? When they say people reinvent themselves, they just mean they put on new clothes or something.” Ben Katchor rejoins the show to talk about the 25th anniversary edition of Cheap Novelties: The Pleasures of Urban Decay (Drawn & Quarterly)! We…

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Episode 190 – Liza Donnelly

Virtual Memories Show #190: Liza Donnelly “Frank Modell told me, ‘For the New Yorker, you have to draw better than you know how to.’” Liza Donnelly joins the show to talk about her careers as a New Yorker cartoonist, women’s rights activist and live-drawing legend! We get into the weird overlap of respectability, responsibility and…

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Episode 189 – Glen Baxter

Virtual Memories Show #189: Glen Baxter “The world is a mad place, and New York was a good place to be mad in.” Artist Glen Baxter joins the show for a conversation about his new collection, Almost Completely Baxter: New and Selected Blurtings (New York Review Comics). We get into the roots of his absurdism,…

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Episode 188 – Hayley Campbell

Virtual Memories Show #188: Hayley Campbell “I love finding people who are obsessed with things. People who devote their lives to things are my obsession.” Writer and Twitter provocateur Hayley Campbell joins the show for a conversation about her inability to describe her job (don’t call her a “content provider”). We talk about growing up…

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