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In the first of a series of podcasts featuring scholars who are teaching comics in academic settings, MK talks with Michael Green. He is a doctor of internal medicine and a professor of bioethics and medical humanities at Penn State Hershey College of Medicine. Michael has pioneered an intensive course on comics and medicine that he teaches to fourth year medical students. In this course, students read and create graphic medicine texts. You can read a recent article about Michael’s unique course here. You can see four years of Michael’s medical students’ work here.
Michael also discusses his own creative work. Be sure to check the AAC feed for images!