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Comics in Academia?! Anthropology Colloquium
Roundtable discussion of Comics as Ethnographic Method by Lissa team: Sherine Hamdy, Coleman Nye, Anne Brackenbury, Caroline Brewer, Sarula Bao, Francesco Dragone.
Discussants: Johanna Shapiro, (Medical Humanities) Jonathan Alexander (English), Antoinette LaFarge (Visual Arts)
Join us for a 3-Day event with the author-artists team who created Lissa: A Story About Medical Promise, Friendship, and Revolution. Lissa brings anthropological research to life in fictional comic form, combining scholarly insights and accessible, visually-rich storytelling to foster greater understanding of global politics, inequalities, and solidarity.
Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway, Room 1321
Pereira Drive, Irvine, CA 92697