Malaysian Cartoonist Zunar Mounts Constitutional Challenge to Sedition Act

Following his “Cartoon-O-Phobia London Tour” (organised by SUARAM International, Global Net, Amnesty UK, Southeast Asian Arts Festival and Index on Censorship), Zunar has returned to Malaysia to face charges of sedition. The cartoonist hoped the tour would create awareness on the real state of affairs and the serious limitations that exist in Malaysia where freedom […]

University of Cambridge Exhibition Looks at British Artists’ Use of Humour

‘Cradled in caricature: visual humour in satirical prints and drawings’ The exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum examines the methods used by British artists from James Gillray to Glen Baxter to amuse and entertain. Works in the show are drawn from the Fitzwilliam’s collection with key loans from Andrew Edmunds and Benjamin Lemer. Open to view […]