Just back from a conference that I have to post about because it was rich with information and guidance for my thinking about comics right now. The Vermont Folklife Center…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.
(Full disclosure: I’ve stolen that post title from one of my new favorite podcasts.) It’s been an amazing whirlwind of late spring/early summer book events and conferences followed by equally…Read More
This early spring has been an amazing whirlwind of travel and speaking about Graphic Medicine and Taking Turns. Queers & Comics Conference in San Francisco – I moderated the queer health…Read More
Last week I was interviewed by the wonderful Barbara Glickstein for her HealthCetera program on WBAI 99.5 FM in New York City. The interview is now available online: http://www.healthmediapolicy.com/2017/03/30/taking-turns-stories-from-hivaids-care-unit-371-a-graphic-memoir-by-mk-czrewiec/ Thank…Read More