A: Editorial cartooning
is a negative art form: criticizing, satirizing, making fun of authority.
Reality appears here as a piece of cartooning
, just a httle material thing that happens, and happens in Johns' sight.
A few years ago I was teaching a class in cartooning
at MIT to a group of graduate students and visiting scientists.
I simply came to cartooning
with the Faubus regime and haven't had any ambition to go nationwide.
has always been fraught with controversy and even danger; today's cartoonists are not the first to have their work condemned.
Ultimately, it's not the most productive type of insomnia, since the wee hours are not when the political cartooning
ideas start to flood the brain of Toles, who won a Pulitzer Prize in the field.