Rebecca

Rebecca Migdal is the author and artist of Rosetta Stone. She is also on the editorial committee of World War 3 Illustrated magazine.

Posts by Rebecca

Pussy Riot Forever

Below are excerpts form an ongoing conversation on Facebook about Pussy Riot and their scandalous past, complete with links to some rather shocking videos of actions they have done previous to the rather tame incident that led to their arrest and conviction. I make a case for freedom of speech and the use of shocking statements to draw attention to

Graphic Canon Release Event at Rubin Museum – Wednesday May 23

Seven Stories Press Book Launch for The Graphic Canon Volume 1: From The Epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous Liaisons Wednesday, May 23rd at 7pm at The Rubin Museum of Art Come early at 6pm and join Graphic Canon contributors Peter Kuper, Valerie Schrag, Shawn Cheng, Fred van Lent, Rebecca Migdal, Sandy Jimenez, and Brendan Leach  for a pre-program

Groovy posters and original art @MoCCA Fest!

Curvy, Cock Robin, World War 3 Illustrated and Jenny Devildoll are all in da house! We are gonna fire up MoCCA Fest at the Lexington Armory this Saturday and Sunday with this awesome display of books, posters, buttons, cards and even original art. Come by and say hi!

Why Are We Even Talking About This?

The supposed “controversy” over women’s access to birth control is really starting to irritate me. OBVIOUSLY Medical practitioners and Hospitals, whether religiously sponsored or not, whether non-profit or not, ought to offer all their patients information about all their medical benefits, and ought to be required to make those legal benefits available to the patients if they want them. Moral

Feminist Zinefest!

Hey I’ll be tabling at this amazingly cool zinefest February 25th at the Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, from 1-6 pm. Come down and check it out!

Season’s Greetings!

“Letter Dove”,  Gocco silkscreen print on fine paper, is one of our new line of handmade and limited edition greeting cards (featuring designs by Sylvan Migdal, Nere Kapiteni and myself). Now available at Word Up Bookstore in Washington Heights!

“Occupy” Show at Taber Gallery, and Rebutting an OWS Detractor

Bugink Avocado took this shot of my piece (left) and one of Pronoblem’s prints at the Taber Gallery opening last night at Holyoke Community College. Speaking of Occupy, I have been asked to post the following rebuttal on my blog so it can be linked to. Even as OWS protesters were being brutally forced from their tents, their possessions confiscated,

Cock Robin Available at Atlantis Fantasyworld

Now you can pick up a copy of Cock Robin’s Wedding, Act I Scene i, at TWO retail locations in the US: The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art’s Shop in Amherst MA, and at Atlantis Fantasyworld in Santa Cruz, CA. If you don’t live near either of these fine stores, you can still buy your copy online.

Marcus Stephen, Nauru’s President, urges the UN to take a stand on climate change.

“I FORGIVE you if you have never heard of my country. “At just 8 square miles, about a third of the size of Manhattan, and located in the southern Pacific Ocean, Nauru appears as merely a pinpoint on most maps — if it is not missing entirely in a vast expanse of blue. “But make no mistake; we are a

Doll Hospital – June Shows at Word Up and Tribes

ANNOUNCING– –Upcoming Shows featuring me!– Friday: June 17th — Word Up Grand Opening: (performances, possible appearance by author Junot Diaz) 6:30p-7p start time (see below for more info). -Seth Tobocman, Rebecca Migdal, Carlo Quispe, Sandy Jimenez will be reading/performing as well as Andy Laties and Eric Blitz on music. Friday, June 24th A Gathering of the Tribes (details to follow) I’ll