Tag Archives: De Morgen

President Of Europe

Within all the brouhaha that the election of Herman Van Rompuy as the first European President (or rather, the permanent president of the European Council of heads of states and government) brought along, this cartoon by Zak in De Morgen … Continue reading

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New Herge Museum

This cartoon by Kim Duchateau in tuesday’s De Morgen explains the result of Moulinsart’s handling of the press at the opening of the new Hergé museum in Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium.  For more, check my post at Forbidden Planet. As an aside … Continue reading

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Kim on Cannes

De Morgen cartoonist Kim Duchateau did this topical cartoon on the crisis and the Cannes festival. I like it when there’s no translation necessary…

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Angouleme redux

“We’ve been walking for hours already, and we’re still not at the Angoulême Comics Festival” “Well… We ARE walking against the reading direction…” Nice self-referential comic from Kim Duchateau, in De Morgen.

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Tintin inspires some more

Here’s a final set of examples on how Tintin and related elements are used as a cultural icon in journalism and topical cartooning. Above, the front page of the april 3, 1987 edition of the Flemish daily De Morgen. It … Continue reading

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