Zapiro Annual 2020: Do the Macorona

About The Webinar

Hosted by Daily Maverick’s Greg Nicolson and presented by Zapiro himself, join us for the exclusive launch of Do the Macorona, Zapiro’s 2020 Annual.

​​​​​​​In the live webinar, Zapiro will take the audience through select cartoons from 2020 and share the thinking, understanding, insights and process behind his poignant illustrations and the importance of lateral thinking in simplifying complex ideas.

Webinar attendees will get the chance to purchase 1 of 50 signed copies of Zapiro's annual Do The Macorona

  • Greg Nicolson has covered a wide range of issues for Daily Maverick as both a writer and photographer, regularly reporting on social justice, politics, the courts and, of course, the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • ZAPIRO is Jonathan Shapiro. Born in 1958, he went through school in Cape Town, architecture at UCT, conscription, activism, detention and a Fulbright Scholarship to New York before establishing himself as South Africa’s best-known cartoonist. He is editorial cartoonist for Daily Maverick. Previously he was published in Mail & Guardian, Sowetan, Sunday Times, Independent Newspapers and The Times. As an activist in the 1980s, he drew for the UDF and for South (1987-88). He has
    published 24 best-selling annuals and four special collections. He has won numerous International and SA awards and has two honorary doctorates. Resulting from hard-hitting cartoons about past President Jacob Zuma, he was twice been sued by Zuma for defamation. At the end of 2012, Zuma dropped one of the lawsuits (a R5 million claim over the 2008 Lady Justice cartoon). Most recently in 2019 he was appointed
    Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the order of Arts and Letters) by the President of the French Republic.

  • Greg Nicolson

    Webinar Host

  • Jonathan Shapiro

    Webinar Guest

  • Sponsored by

    10X Investments

  • Hosted by

    Daily Maverick

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