P21 - Crisis through comics: a roundtable discussion on graphic anthropology (2021)

  • Conference Panel
  • 50min

Panel 21 - Crisis through comics: a roundtable discussion on graphic anthropology

Convenors: Letizia Bonanno (University of Kent), José Sherwood

Short abstract: ‘Crisis Through Comics’ seeks to explore the potential of graphic anthropology as both an analytical medium to discuss and generate political critique and create new avenues for public engagement and dissemination.

Papers:

  • The Things That Shaped Me
    Author: Liz Churton (Northern Film School, Leeds Beckett University)

  • Illustration as a remote fieldwork method during covid-19
    Author: Laura Haapio-Kirk (University College London (UCL))

  • Anarchistic potential of ethnographic illustration
    Author: Jacek Wajszczak (University of Warsaw)

  • Perception of Visuals: in understanding how animated illustrations constitutes communication through aesthetics
    Author: Nicole Au Yeung

Find the papers’ abstracts here.

A live discussion with the contributors will take place on Zoom 19-28 March. Please check the full schedule of live events and links to join here.