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Saturday, October 26 • 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Rainbow Reflections: Creating Comics for Queer Men

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This talk explores the creation of Rainbow Reflections: Body Image Comics for  Queer Men. Art and scholarship come together in this stunning full-colour comics anthology. Thirty-eight short comics of different styles reflect on body image from the perspectives of queer men, exploring our understandings of masculinity, attraction and self-worth. Interspersed throughout the book are the latest findings in queer men's health research, providing readers with a mix of scholarly literature and heartfelt depictions of personal experience.


Phillip Joy

Phillip Joy is a registered dietitian and is currently a PhD candidate in Health at Dalhousie University. His research is exploring the way culture shapes eating practices and body image for gay men. He uses art to tell the stories and experiences of people. He has received funding... Read More →

Saturday October 26, 2019 6:15pm - 7:15pm ADT
Room 106 1st Floor, Convention Level, HCC