Art for Toktok by Mohammed Shennawy

Egyptian comic artist and graphic designer Mohammed Shennawy worked in children's comics, who eventually shifted to more critical and philosophical comic stories for adults. He launched his own Egyptian comic magazine Tok Tok in January 2011, shortly before the Egyptian revolution. Shennawy and his colleagues have later also added 9e Art to their line of publications, a more specialized magazine about comics and art around the world. According to Shennawy, one of Tok Tok's goals is to expand the boundaries of social censorship in Egypt.

Art for Toktok by Mohammed Shennawy

Last updated: 2014-05-17

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