I'm surprised that my cartoon ran. I was inspired by Pink Floyd's depiction of teachers, and while thinking about it, the Afrikaans teacher idea struck me.
Janel [JERM's wife] thought my cartoon was too in-your-face, but I wanted to capture the emotion of the time (despite not being there).
"My name is Jerm and I am South Africa’s 39th best cartoonist."
So claims JERM (JEREMY NELL), one of the most exciting new talents on the South African cartooning scene. In…>
Two Little Words in Afrikaans
JERM TAKES US BACK to Soweto, June 16th, 1976.
[see his comments in the Sidelines column above, left]