Candid Cartoonists: Jeff Hook on P.C.-ness and his other current obsessions

Geoff Hook OAM, better known as “Jeff” Hook, is an Australian artist who was an editorial cartoonist for The Sun News Pictorial and The Herald Sun and Sunday Herald Sun for 38 years. He is widely known for his realist drawing style and the inclusion of his signature hook in his cartoons. Over the co ...

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The Best Cartoons of 2015: The Stanley Awards

Above: David Pope's viral cartoon in response to the Charlie Hebdo tragedy. By Imogen Carfrae The Australian Cartoonists Association gathered in Melbourne over the weekend to recognise the brightest of their numbers with the Stanley Awards — and lament the loss of cartoonists' favorite Tony Abbo ...

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Charged with sedition, Malaysian political cartoonist won’t stop drawing

Above: The man who goes by "Zunar," Cartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Ulhaque. Photo by Jarni Blakkarly. Petition The Walkley Foundation supports the work of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) in fighting for journalists' rights and safety in the Asia Pacific region. The IFJ is collec ...

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Robert Downey Jnr and the Faustian bargain between journalist and subject

Charles Purcell explores the boundaries between journalist and subject and whether those boundaries change if the interviewee is a celebrity. As a journalist who once interviewed Robert Downey Jr, I am following the controversy regarding his “difficult” interview with British journalist Krishnan ...