Custom conference artwork by confetence host at the University of Dundee, Andrew Godfrey

Comics Medicine Dundee Conference Details Revealed, Lynda Barry, Al Davison on Guest List

The 7th International Comics & Medicine Conference: Stages & Pages will take place in Dundee in July 2016. Keynote Speakers are Lynda Barry, Al Davison, Elisabeth El Rafaie with a special workshop run by Lynda Barry & Dan Chaon. Organised by Graphic Medicine, the theme of this year’s conference, Stages & Pages, will invite participantsContinue reading Comics Medicine Dundee Conference Details Revealed, Lynda Barry, Al Davison on Guest List

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Graphic Medicine web site looks to expand – but needs your help

Hugely talented comic creators Ian Williams and MK Czerwiec are applying for a grant to upgrade and professionalise their terrific web site Graphic Medicine – and they need your help. Ian Williams, a physician and artist from North Wales, started Graphic Medicine in 2007 – a project that has gone on to see the development of numerousContinue reading Graphic Medicine web site looks to expand – but needs your help

Unconference 2015: Blackboard. Photo: Lydia Wysocki

Comics UnConference 2015: A Report by Applied Comics Etc founder Lydia Wysocki

  Comics creator Lydia Wysocki recently blogged about the Comics Unconference in Glasgow on 28th February 2015, what reads like a fascinating day devoted to Comic Studies, including developements in digital comics, and has kindly permitted us to repost her report here. It features photos from her trip to Scotland Street School Museum the day after, because learning and that…    Continue reading Comics UnConference 2015: A Report by Applied Comics Etc founder Lydia Wysocki

Medicine and Comics merge for unusual conference

Ethics Under Cover is an interdisciplinary conference in July in Brighton, intended to appeal to a wide audience, including healthcare professionals, comics creators, students, academic scholars, comics enthusiasts and various stakeholder groups. The meeting, organised by Brighton and Sussex Medical School in collaboration with Brighton and Sussex University Hospital Trust, the Wellcome Trust and GraphicContinue reading Medicine and Comics merge for unusual conference

Panel Borders: Doctoring Comics

Concluding radio show Panel Borders month of shows looking at medical comics, they have a talk by Dr. Ian Williams recorded at Laydeez do Comics last month about his work in sequential art including curating Graphic Medicine and creating comic strips under the name Thom Ferrier, followed by a Q and A session featuring questionsContinue reading Panel Borders: Doctoring Comics