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ethnoGRAPHIC: Broadening the Audience for Anthropology and Ethnography Through Graphic Novels

November 29 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, November 29, 2017  |  2:00 – 4:00 p.m. | Rita Ann Rollins Room, Grace Crum Rollins Building
Rollins School of Public Health

Comics as a Medium to Understand Global Health and Religion

Dr. Sherine Hamdy
Associate Professor of Anthropology
University of California, Irvine

Dr. Hamdy is series editor and co-author of the first publication for ethnoGRAPHIC: A New Series, a platform for imaginative and collaborative ethnography and for engaging with a broader public on contemporary issues. In her lecture, Dr. Hamdy will explore how the series represents an innovative approach to producing ethnographic research in graphic novel form, focusing on the ways in which religion and public health are explored in the work. Dr. Hamdy will also introduce the audience to the series by presenting on her own imprint, Lissa: A Story of Medical Promise, Friendship, and Revolution (University of Toronto Press, 2017).

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Date:
November 29
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Website:
http://globalhealth.emory.edu/what/events_programs/champs.html

Venue

Rollins School of Public Health, Grace Crum Rollins Building
1534 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322 United States
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Organizer

Emory CHAMPS