Existential Threat to Freedom of Speech

Existential Threat to Freedom of Speech

Is Humor the First Casualty?

Streaming Video - 2019
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In the US and around the world, there's a dangerous trend with newspapers laying off their cartoonists en masse and many cartoonists are turning to online outlets to keep their voices heard and artwork seen. A rich history of editorial cartoons exemplifies the power of creative expression and freedom of speech. Satirical, humorous, touching, these unique pieces of artistic commentary lampoon politicians, business and community leaders, and public policy, setting the stage for public discourse. September 2019, Columbus hosted the bi-annual convention of the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists. In association, CMC is pleased to host this special evening event.
Publisher: Columbus, Ohio :, Columbus Metropolitan Club,, 2019.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (58 min., 3 sec.)) : digital, sound, color
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Summary: In the US and around the world, there's a dangerous trend with newspapers laying off their cartoonists en masse and many cartoonists are turning to online outlets to keep their voices heard and artwork seen. A rich history of editorial cartoons exemplifies the power of creative expression and freedom of speech. Satirical, humorous, touching, these unique pieces of artistic commentary lampoon politicians, business and community leaders, and public policy, setting the stage for public discourse. September 2019, Columbus hosted the bi-annual convention of the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists. In association, CMC is pleased to host this special evening event.

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