Dreams and cartoons?
I’m going out on a limb here, trying to make a connection between the creation ofMartin Luther King, Jr’s solemn “I have a dream!” speech, and our art of creating cartoons, but I mean no disrespect. Just the opposite, it’s about my great admiration for MLK’s imagination and its place in the long creative traditions of oral and cultural history. There’s a fantastic radio piece from NPR’s On...
“I have a dream!” Martin Luther King, Jr.
“I have a dream!” Martin Luther King, Jr., August 28, 1963: I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of hope to millions of...