Thursday, April 15, 2010

Plantu

Yesterday I was privileged to meet Plantu, Le Monde's cartoonist, whom I have long admired. He has founded a group called Cartooning for Peace, which is working to foster free speech around the world. He came to Harvard with several cartoonist colleagues from Israel, Palestine, and the United States. It was the first lecture in which I have seen a speaker draw a caricature of the person introducing him during the time of the introduction. From one of the other participants, Daryl Cagle, I also learned of this interesting Web site. And this.

Portugal Is Next

According to Peeter Boone and Simon Johnson.