Originally broadcast 30th June 2011 on Resonance 104.4 FM
Ian Williams at Laydeez do comics, photo by Marcia Mihotich / Fear of Failure by Thom Ferrier
Concluding our month of shows looking at medical comics, we have a talk by Dr. Ian Williams about his work including curating Graphic Medicine and creating comic strips under the name Thom Ferrier followed by a Q and A session featuring questions by Phillipa Perry and Alex Fitch. (Recorded at Laydeez do Comics, May 2010)
For more info about this podcast and a variety of formats you can stream or download, please visit the home of this episode at www.archive.org
Links: Ian Williams’ comics produced as Thom Ferrier at www.disrepute.info
Info about Graphic Medicine
Call for papers (pdf download) for the 2011 Graphic Medicine conference in Leeds
Listen to more podcasts featuring Phillipa Perry
Manchester Comix Collective: BIG Drink ‘n’ Draw
This month we’re doing something a little more special than usual, the MCC and Sandbar will be hosting the first BIG Drink n’ Draw on the very first day of the Not Part Of Fringe Festival! As always the Drink ‘n’ Draw will be FREE to attend, and we’ll have the usual drawing games, FREE snacks AND pizzas, FREE comics at the Comic…
As part of the BIG Drink ‘n’ Draw we’ll have a LITTLE Comic Fair! We will have tables set aside for selling YOUR comics! We’ll have a few of table for creators with lots to sell and one communal table for anyone’s comics, minis or zines! Tables are FREE but limited, so please leave a comment to show your interest and I’ll be in touch! If you can’t make it but would like to sell your comics, please drop them off at Sandbar with a note saying “For the BIG Drink ‘n’ Draw”.
As if that wasn’t enough Matt Badham will be hosting an informal chat plus Q and A with Andy Diggle, writer of The Losers, Daredevil and former editor of 2000AD! The starting time for this is to be confirmed but will last about an hour.
Manchester Comix Collective,
June 30, 2011 4:00pm pm to July 1, 2011 2:00 am,
Sandbar, 120 Grosvenor St, Manchester, M1 7HL
More info at http://manchestercomixcollective.com