An Evening with Matthew Diffee
Friday, March 2
6 – 7:30 PM Reception in Coe Gallery
7:30 PM Talk in Drendel Auditorium
8:15 PM Book Signing in Coe Gallery
Reception ticket/presentation combo $30/person for HMA members; $50/person non-members
Presentation only $10/HMA members; $20/non-members
Matthew Diffee has been contributing cartoons to The New Yorker since 1999. His work has also appeared in Time, The Huffington Post, The Believer, and Texas Monthly magazines. He is the editor of three volumes of “The Rejection Collection: Cartoons You Never Saw and Never Will See in The New Yorker” published by Simon & Schuster and has recently written on a new book for Scribner called “Hand Drawn Jokes for Smart Attractive People.” He’s done illustration work for bands like the Punch Brothers and for a special collector’s edition of Stephen King’s novel “Under the Dome.” In 2013 Diffee won the prestigious National Cartoon Society's Award for Excellence in the Field of Gag Cartoons, and he is also Chairman of the Los Angeles Chapter of the National Cartoonists Society.