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Art Movements: Malaysian political cartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Ulhaque was arrested for “sedition” while taking part in the George Town Literary Festival in Malaysia. “People are really not happy with the government … but there are laws stopping them from being in the front row and being very, very vocal,” Ulhaque told the New York Times.

Star2

George Town Literary Festival 2016 highlights Read More

The Daily Seni

#GTLF2016: FIXI Serves Up Bestselling Transgendered Malaysian Authors at Double Launch Read More

Pen International

Malaysia: harassment of cartoonist escalates Read More

Malaysia Outlook

George Town Literary Fest – A fertile ground for convergence of writers and poets http://www.malaysiaoutlook.com/george-town-literary-fest-a-fertile-ground-for-convergence-of-writers-and-poets/

NY Times – Asia Pacific

A Malaysian Political Cartoonist on Facing His Fears, and Prison, for Art Read More

The Daily Seni

#GTLF2016: Press Statement For George Town Literary Festival Zunar Solidarity Watch Read More

The Daily Seni

#GTLF2016: Statement On Zunar’s Arrest Read More

The Guardian

Malaysian cartoonist arrested for criticism of prime minister Najib Razak Read More

The Daily Seni

#GTLF2016: ZAINAH ANWAR, A. C. GRAYLING AND ‘INTERCHANGE’ KICK OFF BIGGEST EDITION OF GEORGE TOWN LITERARY FESTIVAL Read More