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David Borchart

David Borchart is a cartoonist and illustrator living in Brooklyn, New York.  His cartoons have been featured in The New Yorker since 2007. In 2002 he received a New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) fellowship in fiction for the graphic novel “A Prisoner of Ghoul Island,” which appeared weekly in The New Orleans Gambit, The Miami New Times and San Francisco’s East Bay Express.  He is a fellow of the MacDowell Colony, where much of “Ghoul Island” was written. His cartoons have also appeared in Esquire Magazine, Time Magazine, The Seattle Stranger, American Book Jam (Tokyo), The Brooklyn Free Press, and in the following cartoon collections:

The Ultimate Book of Book Cartoons (Princeton Architectural Press)

Everyone's a Critic: The Ultimate Cartoon Book (Princeton Architectural Press)

All's Fair in Love and War - The Ultimate Cartoon Book (Princeton Architectural Press)

Have I Got a Cartoon for You! (MomentBooks)

Send Help! (Little Brown)

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