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Tintin in the Congo also came under criticism in the United I 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.

Archived from the original on 16 October The enraged villagers imprison Tintin, but then turn against Muganga when Coco shows them footage Tintin had made of the witch-doctor and the stowaway conspiring to destroy the idol. Retrieved 19 February In AugustCongolese student Bienvenu Mbutu Mondondo filed a complaint in Brussels, claiming that the book was an insult to the Congolese people and required banning. Archived from the original on 6 May Retrieved 2 October Angered, Muganga starts a war between the Babaorum and their neighbours, the M’Hatuvu, [c] whose king leads an attack on the Babaorum village.


Bunyan, Nigel 3 November The Metamorphoses of Tintin, or Tintin for Adults.

Tintin in the Congo – Wikipedia

The Secret of the Unicorn Leigh Cowan, Alison 19 August Fernandez, Colin 12 July Oxford and New Fongo Visuality in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa. He argued that it reflected the average Belgian view of Congolese people at the time, one that was more “patronising” than malevolent.

Tintin in the Land of the Soviets Although publishers worldwide had made it available for many years, English publishers refused to publish Tintin in the Congo because of its racist content.

A lion knocks Tintin unconscious, but Snowy rescues him by biting off its tail.

In the late 20th century, Tintin kiifje the Congo became increasingly controversial for both its perceived racist colonial attitude toward the Congolese and for its glorification of big-game hunting. Not looking together in the same direction: The incident, nicknamed “Tintin-gate”, led to heated discussions in mainstream and social media concerning accusations of racism and censorship.

But I couldn’t prevent myself from seeing the Blacks as big children, either.

He also made several changes to the story, cutting many of the references to Belgium and colonial rule. Lindell, Karin 22 August Pleban, Dafna 7 November Shortly after, Swedish-Belgian Jean-Dadaou Monyas filed a similar complaint, which was supported kuifjf Afrosvenskarna, an interest group for Swedes of African descent.


The New York Times. Cendrowicz, Leo 4 May Smith, Neil 28 April Leopold the Second and the Congo Reprint ed.

The story tells of young Belgian reporter Tintin and his dog Snowyconog are sent to the Belgian Congo to report on events in the country. The Adventures of Tintin.

Tintin in the Congo shows Tintin taking part in what Michael Kuifej 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. Retrieved 22 December Archived from the original on 26 August Tintin au Congo ; French pronunciation: Retrieved from ” https: Archived from the original on 10 October Retrieved 11 March In the late 20th and early 21st centuries, several campaigners and writers characterised Tintin in the Congo as racist due to its portrayal of the Congolese as infantile and stupid.