Private Eye: A Cartoon History

with Ian Hislop and Nick Newman

5:45pm, Monday 23 September 2013

Platforms - Private Eye Ian Hislop and Nick Newman

Private Eye: A Cartoon History

Editor Ian Hislop and cartoonist and writer Nick Newman discuss a new collection of some of the funniest and most influential examples of the 30,000 Private Eye cartoons published in the last 50 years - from royality and politics to yobs and giant hedgehogs.

Chaired by Libby Purves.

Private Eye readers: check ticket availability for the 2013 Evening with Private Eye on Monday 2 December.

This Platform was followed by a booksigning.

  • War Horse final performance 12 March 2016
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
  • Husbands and Sons. Photo of Anne-Marie Duff
  • As You Like It. Photo of Rosalie Craig
  • Evening at the Talk House. A decomposing dessert on a cake stand
  • Ma Rainey's Black Bottom. Photo of Sharon D Clarke by Seamus Ryan
  • Iphigenia in Splott
  • Waste. Image: Charcoal on paper a man's head, smudged, by Valentin van der Meulen. ‘Untitled 07’. 2013.
  • Moving Stories
  • Cleansed. Photo: Untitled by Birgit Kahle
  • The Solid Life of Sugar Water
  • People, Places and Things
  • The James Plays - The three Kings
  • Les Blancs / The Whites
  • Brainstorm. Teenage boy with blue exploding head
  • The Suicide. Photography by Jay Brooks
  • Another World: Losing our children to Islamic State
  • The Flick poster - photo of a cinema floor