ACT: ACT (Action against COVID Transmission) Nairobi

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Description of Activity

Ran several workshops facilitating comic making with artists in Mukuru. Workshops dealt with the comic form, narrative development and the exploration of themes and ideas that came out of lived experience workshops. Culminated in a 32 page comic book that was distributed to schools, libraries and community centres. Was very popular and used as a prompt for discussions about Covid safety in schools.
Period2020
Event typeWorkshop
LocationNairobi, Kenya
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • lived experience
  • global south
  • comics
  • comics as research