Zapiro cartoon on South Africa’s 4 Nobel prize laureates and one Piss laureate | October, 2, 2014

Zapiro cartoon on South Africa's 4 Nobel prize laureates and one Piss laureate

Zapiro cartoon on South Africa’s 4 Nobel prize laureates and one Piss laureate

Description & Background

Nobel Peace Prize laureates who had planned to gather in Cape Town in mid-October to honor the late Nelson Mandela announced Thursday that they were canceling or relocating the summit in protest of the South African government’s refusal to issue a visa for the Dalai Lama.

People in the cartoon

Jacob Zuma / Nelson Mandela / Desmond Tutu,/ FW De Klerk / /Albert Luthuli / Dalai Lama

Jonathan Shapiro, is a South African cartoonist, famous as Zapiro, whose work appears in numerous South African publications and has been exhibited internationally on many occasions. He is the nephew of British magician David Berglas and cousin to Marvin Berglas, director of Marvin’s Magic.

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