Speaker - Francoise Mouly

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Francoise Mouly joined The New Yorker as art editor in April,1993.

She founded Raw Books & Graphics in 1977 and for fifteen years published artists' monographs and the annual "Streets of Soho and Tribeca Map & Guide." Ms. Mouly was the founder, publisher, designer, and co-editor along with her husband, cartoonist Art Spiegelman, of the pioneering avant-garde comics anthology "RAW," which launched in 1980.

RAW first brought acclaim to artists such as Charles Burns, Sue Coe, Gary Panter, Chris Ware, Lorenzo Mattotti, Joost Swarte, Xavier Mariscal, and many others. It is also the magazine where "Maus," Mr. Spiegelman's Pulitzer Prize-winning comic book on the Holocaust, was first published.

From 1987 to 1995, Ms. Mouly edited and designed books for Pantheon and Penguin Books.

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R. Crumb in Conversation with Francoise Mouly

10.23.09 | 00:34:14 min | 19 comments