The final podcast out of the 2013 Brighton Comics & Medicine conference is now available. This episode features Simon Moreton’s talk, “Toward a Different Way of Looking” in which he discusses his work as a comics artist in the context of a community and addressing mental health issues. Simon’s new website is at http://www.smoo-comics.com. He recently completed his new book, Plans We Made. More info here. Use the Quicktime player below to view images along with the audio of this presentation. If you don’t have Quicktime, you can listen to an audio-only version of the keynote presentation below.
The second keynote address in this brief podcast series is by Mom’s Cancer creator Brian Fies. He gave this talk at the recent “Medical Examinations: Art, Story, Theory” conference at the University of California, Riverside. You can read Brian’s blog write up of the conference as well as enjoy his keynote address here. Brian is introduced by conference organizer Juliette McMullin. Use the Quicktime player above to view images along with the audio. If you don’t have Quicktime, you can listen to the audio-only version below.