Worldwide and national events generated a fountain of political commentary in 2009 from editorial cartoonists in North America. This fascinating collection features the winners and finalists for ten major editorial cartooning awards for that year. The Pulitzer, Fischetti, National Headliner, Berryman, and many more awards contests are included here, with information about those organizations, biographies and photos of the winning cartoonists, and a sampling of their outstanding cartoons.
|Publisher:||Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated|
|Series:||Prizewinning Political Cartoons Series|
|Product dimensions:||7.20(w) x 10.50(h) x 0.60(d)|
About the Author
Steve Breen received Pulitzer Prize for Political Cartoons in 2009 as well as in 1998. He is the Editorial cartoonist for the San Diego Union-Tribune and his work is nationally syndicated by Creators News Service and regularly appears in USA Today, the New York Times, and Newsweek.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This book is awesome! Ever wonder who does those cartoons in the paper that make fun of the President and Congress? Ever wonder which cartoons each year are Pulitzer Prize material? This books answers both those questions and more!! It presents the cartoons that won all the major journalism prizes for the year along with some interesting tidbits about the cartoons and bios on the artists. Great for any political junkie's library!