‘This week in #graphicmedicine’ highlights relevant articles (and tweets) about comics in medicine published during a the week (Saturday – Friday). Articles are typically presented without commentary, with credit given to those who flagged them up where possible. So without further ado…

Articles & More… 

Blog/Scholarly: Previously on Cartoon Science via @matteofarinella

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Podcast: Comics Syllabus 012 – Graphic Medicine with Matthew Noe & Jack Kirby New Gods Artist Edition

Webcomic: In Defense of Twitter via @TheNib

Webcomic: What Do We Mean When We Say “Toxic Masculinity?” via @TheNib

These two webcomics are, again, stretching the definition of medicine a bit, but given the impact of social and cultural issues on health, I think they have value here. 

Event: Pulp Culture Comic Arts Festival and Symposium

Book Review: Con-Ciencia Medica via @@GraficaMedicina

Book Review: Brain Shoodles

Book: WomenSafeHealth

Scholarly/Event: Hiram College’s Center for Literature and Medicine Presents: 2017-2017 Graphic Medicine Series 

Scholarly: “No time to rest, vent or mourn”: Medical Intern Narratives and Graphic Medicine

Scholarly: The art of medicine: arts-based training in observation and mindfulness for fostering the empathic response in medical residents

Library: Regions Hospital Medical Library Blog: Graphic Medicine

Library: Talking about the Unpleasant via @margotmal

Twitter Moment: Graphic Comics that cover Mental Health

SPX 2017 Comics Debut – Stitchin’ Time! via @Kriota

Prints, Comic Cons and Reviews via @SusieGander

Comics criticism: Basic questions to ask when reading a comic — version for students

Mom’s Comics Show How Isolating And Draining Infertility Is

I Document The Progression Of My Rare Disease In Heartbreaking Illustrations

Captain Marvel and Wonder Woman and How They Have Helped Me With My Depression

Why You Should Draw Comics Even If You “Can’t Draw” via @Nsousanis


Some great stuff this week! Did I miss something? Let me know in the comments below or tweet @NoetheMatt! Until next time…