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"Read all about it!" - on the trail of the media behemoths [uncertain future for Fairfax, Conrad Black and Rupert Murdoch sell out of newspaper group] [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 3532751
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
Online Versions
Description 1996 
1 drawing : pen, ink and wash on board ; image 22.3 x 34.5 cm., on board 25.4 x 38.1 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

In the face of government concerns over the concentration of media ownership in Australia, which limits single foreign shareholdings to 25%, media behemoths Conrad Black and Kerry Packer vie for control of Fairfax. They are not what you'd call subtle operators.--Information provided by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Published in the Canberra Times on 19 December 1996.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-156999864

Subjects Black, Conrad, 1944- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Murdoch, Rupert, 1931- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Fairfax Corporation -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Mass media -- Ownership -- Government policy -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.
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