Perspectives on Graphic Medicine: A Panel Discussion

Submitted by jwk0084 on Tue, 02/06/2018 - 7:38am
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

This panel discussion features UNT faculty exploring medical literature that combines the art of comics and personal illness narrative. 

Moderator

  • Dr. John Martin, Libraries

Panelists

  • Dr. Jacqueline Foertsch, English
    “Heads, You Win!:  Newsletters and Magazines of the Polio Nation”
  • Dr. Samantha Langsdale, Philosophy & Religion
    "Corporeality & Disability in Karrie Fransman's The House That Groaned"
  • Dr. Bryan Conn, English
    "Manga and Medicine: Osamu Tezuka, MD"
  • Dr. Spencer D. C. Keralis, Libraries & English
    “Beyond the ‘Valley of the Ultratwinkies’: Representing Safer Sex in 90s AIDS Zines”
  • Natch A., Ecology Undergraduate Student
Visit the Graphic Medicine exhibit in Willis Library, January 29-March 10
Location: 
Willis Library, 250H
Event open to: 
Open to the public
Ticket Price: 
$0.00
Department or Sponsor: 
Digital Humanities & Collaborative Programs
Contact Name: 
Digital Humanities
Contact Email: 
digitalhumanities@unt.edu
Contact Phone: 
940-369-6884
Expected Attendance: 
Less Than 100