Yesterday’s post encouraged all interested parties to submit an abstract to the Graphic Justice theme at the upcoming SLSA 2017 conference. To find out more about the theme, please follow this link to see a handy poster produced by Thom for last year’s conference explaining what Graphic Justice is all about: http://www.comicsgrid.com/article/10.16995/cg.98/ -DavidRead More What is Graphic Justice?
The CFP for the ‘Graphic Justice’ stream at the 2017 SLSA conference is now live and will close at 6pm on Monday 16th January 2017. This stream invites submissions exploring the intersections of law and justice with comics, graphic fiction, and related visual media. Critical interest in the comics medium has exploded in recent decades, […]Read More Join us at the SLSA 2017
As Thom teased back in September, the secret GJRA-cave has been going through something of a makeover recently. Now that the menacing academic super-villian known only as ‘Marking’ has been vanquished, I would like to resolve this cliffhanger and present the new GJRA Governance Committee: Lists Officer: Thomas Giddens (St Mary’s University, Twickenham) Web Officer (Social Media): […]Read More Good news, everyone!
I am looking to expand and semi-formalise the GJRA in advance of instigating an itinerant annual conference to run during late June / early July, at the end of the (UK) academic year (initially on 4-5 July 2017 at St Mary’s University, Twickenham). What follows is a proposal for a minimal governance structure, and a […]Read More GJRA Governance Proposal