Episode 101: Corpulence, Cartoonists, and Politics

29:31
 
Share
 

Manage episode 150501930 series 166525
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.

Portrait of Teju OlaniyanTejumola Olaniyan (Wisconsin–Madison) on African cartoonists, their depictions of the body and struggles with censorship, and the aesthetics of corpulence in African political cartooning. He elaborates on the deeper origins and gendered nature of satire in African societies and also discusses his website Africa Cartoons.com.

Share

123 episodes available. A new episode about every 41 days averaging 34 mins duration .