Enter the duck: The poetic world of a political artist
2014 / Sunday

Enter the duck: The poetic world of a political artist

Alice Goodman Michael Leunig’s signature image came from a moment of frustration, some 40 years ago. He was 24, and working as a newspaper’s political cartoonist in Canberra, “a little wet behind the ears,” and feeling totally incapable of producing the required witty political satire. The Australian government was sending his former classmates and friends … Continue reading