Asian Pacific American History Month at the Library of Congress has a cartoonist appearing -
PROGRAM II: Japanese Illustrators Then and Now
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 12, 12:00 noon
Location: Dining Room C
"Then" Speaker - James Miho, A Bauhaus Illustrator (a "lost art" of Japanese illustration)
"Now" Speaker - Yuko Ota,, A Japanese comic illustrator
2009 Webportal Link: http://www.asianpacificheritage.gov/index.html
- thanks to Sara Duke for the tip.