Archive for November, 2008

Susan Yoho – Director, Grave Creek Indian Burial Mound Historic Site

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

Susan Yoho is the cultural facilities manager at the Grave Creek Indian Burial Mound in Moundsville, West Virginia. We recently visited the burial mound and had a chance to speak with her. Where are you from? New Orleans, Louisiana. Where did you go to college and what was your academic major? Tulane University, Finance. What [...]

Clay Bennett – Editorial Cartoonist and Pulitzer Prize Winner (Part 3 of 3)

Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

How has the Internet affected editorial cartooning? The internet has had a huge impact on our profession. Its most profound impact on editorial cartoonists has probably been in the delivery of our work. A drawing that used to take several days by snail mail, or a day (and no small expense) by FedEx to deliver, [...]

Clay Bennett – Editorial Cartoonist and Pulitzer Prize Winner (Part 2 of 3)

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

How old were you when you drew your first cartoon and what was it about? I have no idea what my first cartoon was about, or where it is today. I’ve been a cartoonist as long as I can remember, so my first cartoon was probably drawn when I was 4 or 5 years old. [...]

Clay Bennett – Editorial Cartoonist and Pulitzer Prize Winner (Part 1 of 3)

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Clay Bennett is a Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist on staff at the Chattanooga Times Free Press. He gives us his thoughts on cartooning. Where are you from? I grew up an army brat, so, I’ve lived in many places. I was born South Carolina, but lived in Florida, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Virginia, and Alabama before [...]