Anthony Haden-Guest is a British writer, reporter, cartoonist and occasional performer of his own verses, and s long resident of New York. He has been a war reporter and covered the culture generally but has always devoted a lot of attention to the art world. His published books include True Colors: The Real Life of the Art World and The Last Party: Studio 54, Disco, and the Culture of the Night. He has published two books of cartoon drawings, The Chronicles of Now and In The Mean Time and has had gallery shows of his cartoonery including one at Deitch Projects. An album of his rhymes set to music was issued under the title, Rudely Interrupted.