Stan Mack is a reporter/cartoonist
who pioneered a documentary style of cartooning with
his notorious New York comic strip Stan Mack’s
Real Life Funnies, which ran in The Village
Voice for 20 years. His Adweek magazine comic strip,
Stan Mack’s Outtakes, covered
the New York media scene for a decade.
He has used his trademark
style in newspapers, magazines and books. His latest
book is Janet & Me: An Illustrated Story
of Love and Loss. He has created two graphic
histories, The Story of the Jews: A 4,000 Year
Adventure and Stan Mack’s Real
Life American Revolution.
He is the co-author,
with his late partner Janet Bode, of several young adult
non-fiction books including Heartbreak and Roses,
Hard Time, and For Better,
For Worse. He has also created children’s
picture books, including the best-selling 10
Bears in My Bed.
A graduate of the Rhode
Island School of Design, Mack is a former art director
of The New York Times Magazine.
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