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Friday, July 8 • 16:35 - 17:35
KeynoteL Al Davison

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Al Davison was born with Spina Bifida and later developed M.E. (Myalgic Encephomyolitis) He will discuss how these conditions, and the fact of also being a survivor of physical child abuse, effected his work thematically, and technically, how he has been able to mesh techniques that were born of necessity with the appropriate thematic approach, while maintaining an anarchic streak of humour that balances the often dark subject matter.

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Al Davison

Al Davison (a.k.a The Astral Gypsy) is a comic artist from Coventry. He was born with severe spina bifida in 1960 in Newcastle in northern England. Doctors considered him a hopeless case, condemned for life to the inescapable "spiral cage" of his own DNA. But they didn't reckon on... Read More →

Friday July 8, 2016 16:35 - 17:35 BST
Lecture Theatre 3