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UW alum David Horsey on editorial cartooning in volatile times

David Horsey, ’75, is a two-time Pulitzer prize-winning editorial cartoonist who graduated from the University of Washington with a bachelor’s degree in communication. Starting out as cartoonist for and then editor of the UW Daily, Horsey worked for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer for 30 years before joining the Los Angeles Times in 2012. He splits his time between Los Angeles and Seattle.

Horsey recently answered a few questions about his work, the Charlie Hebdo shootings and provocative editorial cartooning. Read the complete interview here, which was conducted by Peter Kelley for UW News and Information.