The 2nd “Molla Nasraddin – Azerbaijan 2009” International Cartoon Contest starts in Azerbaijan

The 2nd “Molla Nasraddin – Azerbaijan 2009” International Cartoon Contest starts in Azerbaijan
# 15 December 2008 09:42 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Ulkar Gasimova–APA. The Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the Federation of Cartoonist Organizations (FECO) and Azerbaijan Cartoonist Union organized the 2nd “Molla Nasraddin – Azerbaijan 2009” International Cartoon Contest in Baku. The organizers aim to remark 103rd anniversary of the first satiric magazine in the Muslim world “Molla Nasraddin”, published in Azerbaijan for the first time in 1906, press service of the Azerbaijan Cartoonist Union told APA. 12-member jury is represented by the top-members of the cartoonist organizations of different countries, well-known cartoonists and experts. The contest dedicated to the world significance of oil will be finished on April 7, 2009 (the day of publication of first “Molla Nasraddin” edition). 150 best works to be chosen in the 2nd “Molla Nasraddin – Azerbaijan 2009” International Cartoon Contest will be displayed at the exhibition and publishes as a catalogue.
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THE OPERATION IS BEING PERFORMED