About the Author
Robert Mankoff is the cartoon editor of The New Yorker. He is also a cartoonist, and more than 900 of his cartoons have been published in the magazine in the past thirty years, including the best-selling New Yorker cartoon of all time. He is the author of the book The Naked Cartoonist, published in 2002, about the creative process behind developing magazine-style cartoons. He has also edited dozens of cartoon books and published four of his own.
Lee Lorenz became a staff cartoonist for The New Yorker in 1958. He was the magazine's art editor from 1973 to 1993, and its cartoon editor until 1997. He is the author of The Art of The New Yorker as well as Here It Comes and Now Look What You've Done. Lorenz has served as president of the Cartoonists' Guild and lives in a rustic corner of Connecticut.