Events

PositiveNegatives past and forthcoming publications, lectures and workshops

2017

2016

You can see two of the powerful comics that were produced as a result of our workshop here:

  1. Good Intentionsby Maria Elvira Espinosa Marinovich. ‘Las buenas intenciones‘ has also been published by Cerosetenta, who kindly organised the workshop, along with Entreviñetas . 
  2. Teatro La Candelariaby Camilo Aguirre
  • 6-8 October: Entrevientas Festival, Medellin, Colombia
  • 30 September: Creating Memory Workshop, Universidad del Pacifico, Buenadventura, Colombia
  • 12 September: Nadia’s Story and Dana’s Story published, commissioned by CARE International UK
  • 30 August: Enrique’s Shadow – published on BBC Arabic, Al Jazeera and El Tiempo in Colombia.
  • 15 July: Just Enough UK Workshop Walworth Academy, London, UK
  • 28 June: Why Comics? Teachers’ Workshop at Greenwich Community College, London, UK
  • 10 June: Why Comics? Workshop at Plumstead Primary School, London, UK
  • 8 April: Launch of Daria: A Roma Woman’s Journey, in collaboration with UNDP 
  • 7 April: Soft launch of our Why Comics? Education Project. Currently pilot testing in 75 countries in 15 countries worldwide and counting
  • 10 March: SOAS Impact talk, SOAS, London, UK
  • 18 February: Launch of ‘Fleeing into the Unknown: A Journey from Eritrea to England’ in the Huffington Post
  • 17 February: Article on the making of ‘Fleeing into the Unknown’ in the Huffington Post
  • 10 February: ‘Global migration: from crisis to opportunity’ at Overseas Development Institute – featuring ‘Fleeing into the Unknown: A journey from Eritrea to England’, ODI, London, UK
  • 10 February: Interview with Huffington Post on ‘Fleeing into the Unknown: A journey from Eritrea to England’
  • 5 February: Presenting PosNeg at the La Châtaigneraie, Ecolint Internationale de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland
  • 29 January: Presenting PosNeg to clinical psychologists at Hertfordshire University, England

2015

2014

  • 28 November: Workshop – How to Draw Comics, Migrants Resource Centre, London, UK
  • 23 – 24 October: Comics as Peace Building, Human Security Conference, Istanbul
  • 7 – 9 October: PositiveNegatives, Power to the Pixel: The Cross-Media Forum, London, UK
  • 23 – 27 June: Workshop – Global Peace Workshop, Mugla University, Turkey
  • 14 April: Workshop – Autobiographical Comics, Migrants Resource Centre, London, UK
  • 7 April: Workshop – Autobiographical Comics, Migrants Resource Centre, London, UK
  • 31 March: Workshop – Autobiographical Comics, Migrants Resource Centre, London, UK
  • 24 March: Workshop – Autobiographical Comics, Migrants Resource Centre, London, UK
  • 18-20 February: Workshop – Communicating through Illustration, Lake View High School, Entebbe, Uganda
  • 30 January: Lecture – Graphic Violence, University of Sussex, Sussex, UK

2013

  • 12 December: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Peace Research Institute Oslo, Norway
  • 21 November: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Goldsmiths University, London, UK
  • 12 November: Launch – Meet the Somalis, Open Society Foundations, London, UK
  • 2 November: Lecture – The Vanni, Amnesty UK, London, UK
  • 14 October: Lecture – Meet the Somalis, Open Society Foundations, London, UK
  • 11 October: Lecture – Graphic Violence, International Rescue Committee, London, UK
  • 27 September: Lecture – Graphic Violence, United Nations, New York, USA
  • 25 September: Lecture – Graphic Violence, City University New York, USA
  • 25 September: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Al Jazeera, New York, USA
  • 11 September: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Peace Direct, London, UK
  • 18 June: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Hampton School, London, UK
  • 17 April: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
  • 6 April: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Canadian Tamil Congress, Toronto, Canada
  • 4 April: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Conrad Grebel University, Waterloo, Canada
  • 29 March: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Colombia University, New York, USA
  • 28 March: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
  • 27 March: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Harvard University, Boston, USA
  • 22 March: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Clark University, Massachusetts, USA
  • 20 March: Lecture – Graphic Violence, United Nations, New York, USA
  • 19 March: Lecture – Graphic Violence, Human Rights Watch, New York, USA
  • 14 March: Lecture – Graphic Violence, City University New York, USA
  • 1 March: Workshop – Freedom from Torture, London, UK
  • 27 February: Lecture – Graphic Violence, University of Sussex, Sussex
  • 16 January: Lecture – Graphic Violence, SOAS, London, UK

2012

  • 21 November: Lecture, Graphic Violence, Open Society Foundations, London, UK
  • 16 October: Exhibition, The Vanni, University of Sussex, Sussex, UK
  • 15 October: Lecture, Graphic Violence, SOAS, London, UK
  • 11 October: Lecture, Graphic Violence, University of Sussex, Sussex, UK
  • 5 October: Launch, The Vanni, Amnesty International, London, UK