This page lists organizations dedicated at least in
part to representing the interests of cartoonists,
syndicates, newspapers, and other industry participants.
The focus is primarily on United States organizations.
However, some key broad international sites are included
and they will easily lead readers to a vast list of
smaller comics-related international organizations.
Association of Editorial Cartoonists
- This site includes membership information, news, awards, a
history corner, a bulletin board, and information about the group.
This is an excellent resource.
- This useful page contains several sections
relevant to comic strips: information about the
organization, news articles about the graphic
arts, a section about members, etc.
- "The National Cartoonists Society is the
world's largest and most prestigious organization
of professional cartoonists." Here you will
find details about the organization, its
prestigious annual awards, a great bulletin
board, information about the California
cartoonist tax debate, and more.
- Cartoon Journal- Germany
- The Comic
Book Legal Defense Fund
- This group fights censorship of comics. Recent
years have seen an upswing in attempts to censor
comics, so the group can use your support more
- Friends of
Italian National Centre for Comic Art
Italian Cartoonists Society