Wednesday March 15th was book release day for Taking Turns: Stories from HIV/AIDS Care Unit 371. I was grateful to spend the day with Ann Fox at Davidson College, outside of Charlotte,…Read More
MK Czerwiec, RN, MA is a nurse who uses comics to contemplate the complexities of illness and caregiving.
She is the Artist-in-Residence at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine and a Senior Fellow of the George Washington School of Nursing Center for Health Policy & Media Engagement. MK has been making comics under the pseudonym Comic Nurse since 2000. She co-runs GraphicMedicine.org, a website devoted to the intersection of comics and health.
It’s been mild and lovely here in the Midwest this weekend and it’s put many of us in the mind of spring. This was Lake Michigan yesterday, on the Michigan…Read More
It’s been quite a week. The advance copies of the book have arrived to the publisher, Penn State University Press, and they sent me one. It is gorgeous. Thrilling. Like…Read More