Msimango, Thami

Illustrator country: South Africa

Scenarist: Msimango, Thami

Scenarist country: South Africa

Language: English

Keywords: city; racism; south-south migration


Participated to Africa e Mediterraneo Award 2003-2004

A migrant from central Africa arrives in Johannesburg to look for a job. He shares a taxi but he has no money to pay the bill and so the taxi driver accuses him of being an immigrant who steals their jobs and their women. The migrant wanders around the city looking for a job but he’s stopped by the police and captured for being an irregular migrant.

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Technique: Felt tip pen on paper

Black and White

Original drawings

Year: 2003

Dimensions: 24,5 x 35 cm

Inventory: inv. 383 / coll. CX36.SA.MSIMANGO.1

Number of sheets: 3

Notes: Each page on verso: Thami Msimango, and a phone number