Medicine, Health, and Representation Speaker Series
April 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
“Why Graphic Medicine?”
Whitney Taylor, MPH
Cartoonist, editor, and comics writer Whitney Taylor will be discussing her career trajectory with a focus on comics and public health, as well as her process for working on non-fiction comics and best practices for non-fiction comics making. Her comics have been published by The Nib, The New Yorker, Illustrated PEN, and others. Some of her work is available online: “America Isn’t Ready for a Pandemic” and “African-Americans are more likely to distrust the Medical System. Blame the Tuskegee Experiment”.
Zoom Registration Link:https://csulb.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpdOmhrjIuGNTgmlec6pTzE8cYE0_ioZOn
These events are funded by a CLA Scholarly Intersections Grant, sponsored by the Comparative World Literature Program, and co-sponsored by faculty from the Departments of English, Sociology, and Classics. All are welcome, please encourage your students to attend. Please email Crystal Yin Lie (email@example.com) with questions or accessibility concerns.