#7: Rohan Chakravarty, Creator, Green Humour
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Rohan Chakravarty is a cartoonist, illustrator, wildlife buff and creator of Green Humour, a series of comic strips about nature. He believes that there is always a funny side to the serious things in life. Green Humour is India's first comic strip to be syndicated internationally and runs periodically in newspapers and magazines. Rohan has won awards by the UNDP, Sanctuary Asia, WWF International and the Royal Bank of Scotland for his work. He has authored three books- The Great Indian Nature Trail, Bird Business and Making Friends with Snakes.
In this podcast, Rohan tells us how he got started on his cartooning journey, the profound impact his work has been having and the future of cartooning in climate change.
01:27 – Rohan’s career arc and segue into Green Humour
04:59 – Breaking down complex pieces of information into visuals
06:15 – Direct impact of work on readers
10:15 – Social media and interactions
14:22 – Personalisation of content
16:35 – Future of cartooning and climate change