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White mister is big juju man! He argued that it reflected the average Belgian view of Congolese kuiifje at the time, one that was more “patronising” than malevolent. I only knew things about these countries that people said at the time: When he cures a man using quininehe is hailed as muifje Boula Matari “Breaker of rocks”.

Tintin gains the admiration of the natives, making the Babaorum witch-doctor Muganga jealous. The CRE called on bookshops to remove the comic, stating that it contained “hideous racial prejudice” by depicting Congolese who “look like monkeys and talk like imbeciles.

Archived from the original on 18 October UK bookseller Waterstone’s followed suit. Following on from Tintin in the Land of the Soviets and bolstered by publicity stunts, Tintin in the Congo was a commercial success within Belgium and was also serialised in France.

Accordingly, attempts were made in Belgium, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States to either ban the work or restrict its availability to children. Tintin in the Congo shows Tintin taking part in what Michael Farr described as “the wholesale and gratuitous slaughter” of animals; over the course of the AdventureTintin shoots several antelopekills an ape to wear its skin, rams a rifle vertically into a crocodile’s open mouth, injures an elephant for ivory, stones a buffalo, and in earlier editions drills a hole into a rhinoceros before planting dynamite in its body, blowing it up from the inside.


Kuifje in Congo/Afrika

Archived from the original PDF on The Metamorphoses of Tintin, or Tintin for Adults. The incident, nicknamed “Tintin-gate”, led to heated discussions in mainstream and social media concerning accusations of racism and censorship. I, Tintin Tintin and I Archived from the original on 26 August Smith, Neil 28 April Tintin captures a criminal who tried to rendezvous with the stowaway and learns that “A.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The altered page involved the rhinoceros running away unharmed after accidentally knocking down and triggering Tintin’s gun. Retrieved from ” https: Although publishers worldwide had made it available for many years, English publishers refused to publish Tintin in the Congo because of its racist content.

The stowaway attempts to capture Tintin again and eventually succeeds disguised as a Catholic missionary.

Tintin in the Congo – Wikipedia

The New Kuije Times. Tintin in the Congo French: Chukri, Rakel 6 October The next morning, Tintin, Snowy, and Coco crash their car into a train, which the reporter fixes and tows to the village of the Babaorum [a] tribe. Tintin in the Land of the Soviets Retrieved 11 March Archived from the original on 6 May Oxford and New York: He said that banning it would set a dangerous precedent for the availability of works by other historical authors, such as Charles Dickens or Jules Vernewhich contain similar stereotypes of non-white ethnicities.


In doing so, he argued, they could become more European and thus civilised from the perspective of Belgian society, but that instead they ended up appearing as parodies.

Chopra, Arush 3 February Muganga and the stowaway plot to kill Tintin and make it look like a leopard iuifje, but Tintin survives and saves Muganga from a boa constrictor ; Muganga pleads mercy and ends his hostilities. A monkey kidnaps Snowy, but Tintin saves him by disguising himself as another monkey. When Tintin in the Congo was first released by the series’ Scandinavian publishers inthey objected to page 56, where Tintin drills a hole into a live rhinocerosfills it with dynamite, and blows it up.

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Comgo fight across a waterfall, and the stowaway is eaten by crocodiles. Retrieved 22 December Tintin in the Congo also came under criticism in the United States; in Octoberin response to a complaint by a patron, the Brooklyn Public Library in New York City placed the graphic novel in a locked back room, only permitting access by appointment. Lindell, Karin 22 Kuufje Retrieved 3 November Visuality in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa.

Tintin in the Congo “. Archived from the original on 1 May Tintin and the colonial police arrest the rest of the diamond smuggling gang and Tintin and Snowy return to Belgium.