My Big Fat Gupta Wedding: Zapiro Paperback – January 1, 2014
by Zapiro (Author)
A reflective summary in cartoon form, this 18th annual compilation chronicles South Africa’s political events in the year 2013. Packed with biting humor and cutting-edge satire, it showcases South Africa’s sharpest cartoonist and provides an insight into the country’s political situation. Open and honest, these cartoons ensure that no event passes by without comment or a laugh.
“Zapiro makes a five-course meal of each and every cartoon-worthy moment, which we seem to have in abundance in SA.” – Business Day “Zapiro’s eye for the follies and foibles of us all, not only those of us in South Africa, is as sharp as ever.” – Mercury
About the Author
Zapiro is the pen name of Jonathan Shapiro, South Africa’s leading political cartoonist. He is the editorial cartoonist for the Mail & Guardian, the Sunday Times, and the Times, and the author of But Will It Stand Up in Court?, Do You Know Who I Am?!, Don’t Mess with the President’s Head, and Pirates of Polokwane. He is the recipient of numerous awards,
including the International Publishers Association Freedom to Publish Prize, the Media Institute of Southern Africa Press Freedom Award, the Mondi Shanduka Newspaper award for Graphic Journalism, and the Vodacom Cartoonist of the Year award.
Paperback: 160 pages
Publisher: Jacana Media; 1St Edition edition (January 1, 2014)
Product Dimensions: 7.6 x 0.5 x 9.4 inches
Shipping Weight: 13.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)