Sunday, June 24, 2018

Rob Rogers' firing is a frightening omen

Cartoonist Nick Anderson on the CNN website.


Every once in a great while, American readers experience a rare moment of collective awareness about editorial cartooning -- in the aftermath of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in France and the Mohammed cartoon controversy in Denmark, for example, when the loss of life and violent demonstrations forced the world to take note.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Cartoonist Pedro Molina's View on the Violence in Nicaragua

From Cartoonists Rights Network.



Cartoonists often complain that politicians are unfair competition because they can be crazier than our cartoons. This is particularly true in Nicaragua, where I live and work as a cartoonist.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

An interview with Tomi Ungerer

From Print.


An interview with Tomi Ungerer conducted by Steven Heller in 2015 when both spoke at his first U.S. retrospective at the Drawing Center in New York.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

" Take That, Adolf!: The Fighting Comic Books of the Second World War"



Art historian Mark Fertig explores the geopolitical underpinnings of World War II through the colorful covers of Golden Age comic books. 


With surprising sophistication, these images reflect the complexities of that global conflict.