Cartoons from Mail & Guardian, Sunday Times and The Times Paperback – July 23, 2010
by Zapiro (Author)
An eagerly awaited album that comes out annually, this year’s collection of Zapiro’s editorial cartoons shows why this humorist is regarded as the conscience of South Africa. Full of delightful satire, the cartoons are informed by a sense of truth and dignity even while tackling sensitive issues and attacking public figures, particularly those in the ruling party. For news hounds who follow current affairs around the globe, this book provides an education on the issues and a bounty of deft political humor.
About the Author
Zapiro is the pen name of Jonathan Shapiro, a South African political cartoonist and five-time winner of the Mondi Shanduka Newspaper Award for graphic journalism. He is the author of Call Mr Delivery, The Hole Truth, and Pirates of Potokwane.
Paperback: 136 pages
Publisher: Jacana Media; 1St Edition edition (July 23, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.4 x 9 inches
Shipping Weight: 13.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)