Sun, 27 Sep | Online Talk

More Than Superheroes: Comics, Creativity, and Education with Golnar Nabizadeh

Golnar Nabizadeh is a Lecturer in Comics Studies at the University of Dundee. Join her for a talk about the series of public information comics produced by her and the rest of the Dundee Comics Team which aim to raise awareness of health and social issues through an innovatively accessible medium.
Registration is Closed

TIME & LOCATION

27 Sep 2020, 10:00 – 11:00 BST
Online Talk

ABOUT THE EVENT

CW: There will be a focus on discussion of bereavement at this event, and smaller references to suicide, chronic illness, and organ donation.

Golnar Nabizadeh is a Lecturer in Comics Studies at the University of Dundee. Her research focuses on comics and visual studies, particularly on representations of trauma, migration, and memory in these fields. Join her for a talk about the series of public information comics produced by her and the rest of the Dundee Comics Team which aim to raise awareness of health and social issues such as organ donation, bereavement, fibromyalgia and suicide awareness through an innovatively accessible medium.

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Artwork courtesy of Golnar Nabizadeh.

Registration is Closed

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