One of Saroukhan’s comics. Photo courtesy of Al Masar Gallery. Alexander Sarokhan, late Armenian-Egyptian cartoonist, who lived between 1898 and 1977, was a Pioneer in… Read More »Alexander Sarokhan: Legendary Political Cartoonist of the 1900s
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Frames from the Arabic translation of The Adventures of Tintin. The year is 1975. An early Saturday morning dawns and preteens and teens around Egypt… Read More »Tintin, Lucky Luke, and Astérix: Remembering the Comics That Entertained a Generation