True Stories. Drawn from Life.
Competition! 'Tell Your Story': Enter by 22 Sept
**TELL YOUR STORY!! Win the chance to tell your story of a special journey!** In summer 2017, Why Comics? Education Charity and PositiveNegatives are running a competition in collaboration with SCOOP Magazine and CommonEverybody. Children in school years 4-6 and 7-8 (age 8-12) can write a story under the theme ‘An Interesting Journey’ (physical or emotional), and the winning story will be turned into a comic by one of PositiveNegatives professional artists!
Exhibition running at the Brunei Gallery, SOAS until 24th June!
We are delighted to invite you to the our Augmented Reality exhibition, 'A Perilous Journey: Stories of Migration', in collaboration with SOAS University of London at the Brunei Gallery, SOAS, London, 21st April - 24th June.
Humanitarianism and Art - Dr. Benjamin Dix Talk at the Watson Institute
Listen to our Director, Dr. Benjamin Dix, Senior Fellow at SOAS, speaking at the Watson Institute at Brown University, discussing how he combines his ethnographic research as an anthropologist and photographer, in collaboration with artists, to adapt personal testimonies into art, advocacy and educational materials.
Why Comics? Charity
This exciting educational charity engages, raises awareness and inspires both teachers and pupils. The powerful comic medium allows readers to interact with contemporary social and human rights issues. We have pilot tested our educational material in over 500 schools in 26 countries (and counting).