On 17 November, 2011, a one-day conference on Graphic Medicine was held at the Leeds Art Gallery. It was the second day of Comics Forum (comicsforum.org) 2011, organized by Ian Hague. All of the conference audio will also be available here.
In the coming weeks, we will be posting many of the wonderful talks. In this episode, North Wales physician Ian Williams, curator of the Graphic Medicine website, and organizer of the Graphic Medicine day of Comics Forum, discusses the theme of the day, using comics to break through stigma and silence.
Ian asks in his introduction, “Who are the stigmatizers?”