Accepted Paper:

The potentials of graphic anthropology  
Jiazhi Fengjiang (University of Edinburgh)

Paper short abstract:

This paper seeks to explore the practice of graphic anthropology as an alternative means of presenting ethnography. It discusses its potentials for public engagement and cross-sector collaborations.

Paper long abstract:

In the growing field of graphic anthropology, drawing has been used as a supplementary research method and comics as an alternative means of presenting ethnography. This paper seeks to explore the kind of contexts, stories, and experiences that varying forms of graphic anthropology are particularly apt to present. It discusses the potentials of graphic anthropology for public engagement and cross-sector collaborations.

Panel P21
Crisis through comics: a roundtable discussion on graphic anthropology