Item A5.1 - [Avi1] Pissarra Sub-collection on Political Cartoonists (5) (Eng)

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ZA UCT BC1223_A_A5_A5.1


[Avi1] Pissarra Sub-collection on Political Cartoonists (5) (Eng)


  • 1985-1990 (Creation)

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Jonathan Shapiro (Zapiro) and Derek Bauer are two prominent South African satirical cartoonists. These interviews explore their motivations and backgrounds to their careers as political cartoonists in South Africa. Themes include: censorship; education and training; life histories; literary influences; styles; political environment; working methods. Interviews conducted as research for an Honours thesis Criticism and Censorship in the South African ‘Alternative’ Press with particular reference to the cartoons of Bauer and Zapiro (1985-1990).


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