Item description for Doctored Drawings by Mark Podwal...
"Mark Podwal . . . shake[s] the brain into fresh juxtapositions of understanding."-Cynthia Ozick
"Mark Podwal's original drawings . . . reflect his great talent."-Elie Wiesel
Mark Podwal may be best known for his political drawings on the New York Times op-ed page. Here, he focuses on the human body as a medical specimen, visually representing the essence of the major public health issues of our time. These strangely beautiful images reveal a master's hand.
Mark Podwal's most recent book is Jerusalem Sky (2005); his You Never Know (1998), with Francine Prose, won a National Jewish Book Award. He lives in Harrison, New York.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 7.25" Height: 8.5" Weight: 1 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 2007
Publisher Bellevue Literary Press
ISBN 1934137022 ISBN13 9781934137024
Availability 0 units.
More About Mark Podwal
MARK PODWAL is the author and illustrator of numerous books, including Jerusalem Sky: Stars, Crosses, and Crescents; A Sweet Year: A Taste of the Jewish Holidays; and The Menorah Story. He has received awards from the Society of Illustrators and the Jewish Book Council, his drawings have appeared in the New York Times for more than thirty years, and his work is represented in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Victoria and Albert Museum, among many others. He lives in New York, where he also practices medicine.
Mark Podwal currently resides in Harrison, in the state of New York.