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Danish Cartoonists - Kurt Westergaard, Robert Storm Petersen, Anders Morgenthaler, Roald ALS, Frank Madsen, Teddy Kristiansen, Herluf Bidstrup (Paperback) Loot Price: R315
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Danish Cartoonists - Kurt Westergaard, Robert Storm Petersen, Anders Morgenthaler, Roald ALS, Frank Madsen, Teddy Kristiansen,...

Danish Cartoonists - Kurt Westergaard, Robert Storm Petersen, Anders Morgenthaler, Roald ALS, Frank Madsen, Teddy Kristiansen, Herluf Bidstrup (Paperback)

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Chapters: Kurt Westergaard, Robert Storm Petersen, Anders Morgenthaler, Roald Als, Frank Madsen, Teddy Kristiansen, Herluf Bidstrup, Jakob Martin Strid, Mikael Wulff. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 34. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Kurt Westergaard (born 13 July 1935) is a Danish cartoonist who created the controversial cartoon of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad wearing a bomb in his turban. This cartoon was the most contentious of the 12 Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons, which met with strong and sometimes violent reactions from Muslims worldwide. Since the drawing of the cartoon, Westegaard has received several death threats and murder attempts. As a result, he is under constant police protection. Westergaard was born on 13 July 1935 in the village of Dostrup, in the Himmerland area of Jutland. He grew up in a conservative Christian (Inner Mission) environment in Himmerland, going to Sunday school. Westergaard was introduced to Cultural Radicalism during high school in the 1950s, which he experienced as an "epiphany" and a liberation from the religious subjugation of his childhood. Westergaard is a trained schoolteacher, educated at Ranum Seminarium. After working as a teacher for some time, he later enrolled at the University of Copenhagen to study psychology. He subsequently worked as a teacher for handicapped children, and has been principal of a school in the Djursland area for the handicapped. Briefly working for the newspaper Demokraten, he has been a cartoonist for Jyllands-Posten since the early 1980s. On employment by Jyllands-Posten, he was told that everything was allowed except "caricatures of God, president Reagan and erotic drawings" Muhammed cartoons controversy; including cartoon by Westergaard.Although Westergaard had been a professional cartoonist for over 20...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=397743

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Imprint: Books + Company
Country of origin: United States
Release date: September 2010
First published: September 2010
Editors: Books Llc
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 36
ISBN-13: 978-1-156-90887-7
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-156-90887-6
Barcode: 9781156908877

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