Episode 271: Art Spiegelman

Best known for Maus, his graphic novel about the holocaust, he’s drawn dozens of New Yorker covers, including the black-on-black memorial for the World Trade Center. He is less known for creating Garbage Pail Kids. High Art, low Art? A conversation at the American Academy of Arts and Letters with music from the Wisterians.

Person: Philip Guston
Place: Topps Company

Thing: his e-cigarette
Randy’s Thing: Joyva halvah
Bonus Segment: this cover

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