[This event was recorded and has been archived on the Embassy's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Embamexru/videos/158542686331722/ - no Facebook account required] This year’s Learning Disability Week will take place from 14 - 20 June 2021. The theme will be art and creativity. As part of Learning Disability Week 2021 the Embassy of Mexico in the UK … Continue reading #LearningDisabilityWeek 2021 Online Event: Chat on Covid-19 Response Comics at the Embassy of Mexico in the UK [15 June, 5-6 PM BST] #LDWeek2021 #LDArtWeek
New Publication: The Question Concerning Comics as Technology: Gestell and Grid
This week saw the publication of a new journal article coauthored by Peter Wilkins and yours truly:
Priego, E. & Wilkins, P., (2018). The Question Concerning Comics as Technology: Gestell and Grid. The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship. 8, p.16. DOI: http://doi.org/10.16995/cg.133
Story of Books: Five Minutes With… Me!
I am grateful to Salina Christmas for having interviewed me for Story of Books. I talked about Parables of Care, about the power of storytelling and superheroes, my comic and real-world heroes, etc.
Mexican Comics at TORCH Oxford
Comics and Graphic Novels: The Politics of Form is a new interdisciplinary network and seminar series promoting the academic study of comics at Oxford. On Thursday 17 February 2017 they will host an event on Mexican Comics.
HCID Friday Seminar: Graphic Medicine – Using Comics Within the Mental Health Domain
On Friday 20th January 2017, I will present within the Seminar Series at the Centre for Human Computer Interaction Design at City, University of London. The title of my talk is "Graphic Medicine: Using Comics as a Mental Health Information Resource". The seminar will be held in AG08, College Building, from 1pm - 2pm.
Inequality, Paywalled: Update from a Literature Review
I used the Altmetric Explorer as a tool to discover articles about inequality. I cleaned the data to reflect the articles that interested me and then checked them for access and license type.
New Publication: Editorial: Brilliant Corners: Approaches to Jazz and Comics
Yesterday the editorial my colleague Nicolas Pillai and I co-wrote was published on The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship: Brilliant Corners: Approaches to Jazz and Comics. The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship. 6, p.12. DOI: http://doi.org/10.16995/cg.92
New Publication: Data Paper. Data from Graphic Medicine… Insigths from Comics Producers
Excited to have a new peer-reviewed publication, a data paper on the Journal of Open Health Data: Farthing, A. & Priego, E., (2016). Data from ‘Graphic Medicine’ as a Mental Health Information Resource: Insights from Comics Producers. Open Health Data. 4(1), p.e3. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5334/ohd.25
New addition to the Brilliant Corners: Approaches to Jazz and Comics special collection
I have co-edited with Dr Nicolas Pillai (Birmingham City University) a special collection of peer-reviewed research articles for The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship. We have published a new addition to the collection.
The so-called Nabokov Genitalia Cabinet in Nabokov's former office at Harvard University's Comparative Zoology department. (Photograph from Nancy Pick's and Mark Sloan's The Rarest of the Rare: Stories Behind the Treasures at the Harvard Museum of Natural History).
Recently Launched: Brilliant Corners: Approaches to Jazz and Comics
Brilliant Corners: Approaches to Jazz and Comics is a special collection of peer-reviewed research articles co-edited by Dr Nicolas Pillai (Birmingham City University) and myself for The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship.
Using Open Data in Higher Education – A Mini Survey
If you have used open data in your teaching practice we would like to hear from you. It's only three questions.
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