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Ben Katchor

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Date of Birth November 19, 1951
Age 71 years, 1 months, 2 days
Place of Birth Brooklyn
Country United States
Profession Cartoonist
Horoscope Scorpio

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Ben Katchor is a famous Cartoonist, born on November 19, 1951 in United States. As of December 2022, Ben Katchor’s net worth is $5 Million.

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Ben Katchor Biography

Ben Katchor (born November 19, 1951, in Brooklyn, New York) is an American cartoonist and illustrator best known for his critically acclaimed comic strip Julius Knipl, Real Estate Photographer. He has contributed comics and drawings to The Forward, The New Yorker, Metropolis magazine, and weekly newspapers in the United States. A Guggenheim Fellowship and MacArthur Fellowship recipient, Katchor was described by author Michael Chabon as “the creator of the last great American comic strip.”.

Katchor has written several works of musical theater, including The Rosenbach Company (a tragi-comedy about the life and times of Abe Rosenbach, the preeminent rare-book dealer of the 20th century); The Slug Bearers of Kayrol Island, or, The Friends of Dr. Rushower, an absurdist romance about the chemical emissions and addictive soft-drinks of a ruined tropical factory-island; A Checkroom Romance, about the culture and architecture of coat-checkrooms, and Up From the Stacks, about a page working the stacks of the New York Public Library in 1975. All feature music by Mark Mulcahy.

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In 1993, Katchor was the subject of a lengthy profile by Lawrence Weschler in The New Yorker and an extended essay by John Crowley in The Yale Review (1998).

Ben Katchor Net Worth

Ben Katchor is one of the richest Cartoonist & listed on most popular Cartoonist. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Ben Katchor's net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Cartoonist
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In 1993, Katchor was the subject of a lengthy profile by Lawrence Weschler in The New Yorker and an extended essay by John Crowley in The Yale Review (1998).

Katchor wrote and illustrated a “weeklong electronic journal” for Slate in 1997, and he contributed articles to the now-defunct Civilization: The Magazine of the Library of Congress.

Katchor won an Obie Award for his collaboration with Bang on a Can on The Carbon Copy Building, a “comic book opera” based on his writings and drawings that premiered in 1999. The same year, he was the subject of Pleasures of Urban Decay, a documentary by the San Francisco filmmaker Samuel Ball. The first cartoonist to receive a MacArthur Fellowship, Katchor has also received a Guggenheim Fellowship and is a fellow of the American Academy in Berlin.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Cartoonist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Ben Katchor celebrates birthday on November 19 of every year.

Katchor was the guest editor of the 2017 edition of Best American Comics.

You may read full biography about Ben Katchor from Wikipedia.