George Herriman

Award-winning New Orleans-based author Michael Tisserand’s new book, Krazy: George Herriman, a Life in Black and White, explores the work and life of highly influential early-20th-century cartoonist George Herriman. He will speak at Boswell... more

Jan 31, 2017 2:49 PM Books

“Krazy Kat,” one of the most delightfully bizarre cartoon strips to emerge from the early years of the Sunday funnies, was the work of a New Orleans Creole who passed as white, George Herriman. The tirelessly prolific illustrator moved to New.. more

Jun 22, 2011 5:12 PM I Hate Hollywood

At the biennial World Beard and Moustache Championships in Anchorage, Alaska, four local heroes defeated the usually dominant German contingent. The 18-category pageant, which took place in May, included,Chuck Shepherd's News of the Weird more

Jun 24, 2009 12:00 AM News of the Weird 1 Comments