The world of cartooning is dominated by men, and political cartoons in particular seem to be almost exclusively a male preserve.
So there was much interest when a new political cartoonist called Rachel Gold (cartoon portrait, right) emerged in Austria, seemingly out of nowhere.
But all was not as it seemed. Rachel Gold is a pseudonym for a male cartoonist, Markus Szyszkowitz, who believes that a woman in this male-dominated world is allowed a more singular voice.
Read the full story at the Daryl Cagle Cartoon Blog