‘Comics of the COVID-19 pandemic are valuable contributions to the outbreak narrative and to the evolving visual culture of contagion. They can help us collectively process and understand this moment. The visual documentation of the pandemic in comics helps demystify the invisibility of contagion, creates personal narratives about the pandemic, provides public health education, and can create a sense of solidarity around shared emotions and experiences resulting from the disruptions to social interactions, bodily integrity, and communal boundaries.’
With a number of the Myriad novelists recording their daily antics while in lockdown, we were intrigued to read this article in world-leading medical health journal, The Lancet, on the value of Covid Comics. Read in full HERE.