If They Really Wanted To Surprise Us - Political Cartoon By Zapiro, South Africa
Mar 21, 2013 - Issue 509
If They Really Wanted To Surprise Us
By Zapiro, South Africa
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.
& Syndication Rights
Zapiro is always keen
that his cartoons are published as widely as possible. There are many
circumstances where the use of Zapiro cartoons can help you get your
message across or increase the sales of your publication. For example:
syndication for regular
use in a newspaper or magazine
on websites and other
in fan websites dedicated
to Zapiro or cartooning in general
in reports and books to
emphasise or illustrate issues
in printed and online
collections of cartoons either by Zapiro or by cartoonists in general.
Whatever your use please
only use Zapiro's cartoons for your own website, publication or
presentation once you've got his prior consent — they are both his
livelihood and his copyright.
Normally permission will
be granted quite readily provided that your use doesn't conflict with
or misrepresent the message in the cartoon. Sometimes there will be a
fee for using the cartoon(s) — particularly for commercial or
For further information
about licensing Zapiro's cartoons please click here to make a Licensing Enquiry.