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Lissa Author Sherine Hamdy

's family is faced with a difficult decision about kidney transplantation Their friendship is put to the test when these medical crises reveal stark differences in their perspectivesuntil revolutionary unrest in Egypt changes their lives fore Lissa is a fascinating combination of academic research presented through a narrative graphic novel It s an intriguing way of trying to make scholarly work accessible though I think this particular book failed a bit both as a good reflection of the academic research but also as a compelling narrative Though the creators were obviously trying to avoid putting out a 1000 page book there needed to be a bit depth to make either aspect of the comic memorable However admirable efforts and still a good read

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As young girls in Cairo Anna and Layla strike up an unlikely friendship that crosses class cultural and religious divides Years later Anna learns that she may carry the hereditary cancer gene responsible for her mother's death Meanwhile Layla Using a graphic medium to study ethnography a pretty brilliant idea Lissa is the first of a series called ethnoGRAPHIC published by the University of TorontoThe story follows two girls throughout their teenage years and early adulthood one an Egyptian Muslim daughter of a chaffeur the other an American expat between their intersecting lives in Cairo Egypt and Boston USA Written with the specific purpose of ethnographic and anthropological education each of the young women face medical challenges and decisions in their families The reader gets an overview of the culture and politics of organ transplantation in Egypt treatment and support systems for previvors and preventative cancer screening in the US the cult Sweet Alien (Reestrian Mates, ethnography a pretty brilliant idea Lissa is the first of a series called Detective Wanda Wolfe ethnoGRAPHIC published by the University of TorontoThe story follows two girls throughout their teenage years and Riverside. Sen w wysokiej rozdzielczości early adulthood one an Egyptian Muslim daughter of a chaffeur the other an American Dreams of Glass expat between their intersecting lives in Cairo Egypt and Boston USA Written with the specific purpose of Zawieszenie niewiary ethnographic and anthropological Healing Sex education Spark (Stronger, each of the young women face medical challenges and decisions in their families The reader gets an overview of the culture and politics of organ transplantation in Egypt treatment and support systems for previvors and preventative cancer screening in the US the cult

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VerThe first book in a new series Lissa brings anthropological research to life in comic form combining scholarly insights and accessible visually rich storytelling to foster greater understanding of global politics ineualities and solidarity it s a very interesting very unexpected graphic novel about medical decision making set during the egyptian revolution i just think it could have gone a bit deeper re the medical decision making stuff as sherine hamdy is an academic and this is her area


10 thoughts on “Lissa Author Sherine Hamdy

  1. says:

    The jacket flap touts this as the first book in a new series “ that realizes ethnographic research in graphic novel form” Sounds potentially boring I know but it's actually pretty cool Anna and Layla strike up an unlikely friendship as young girls in Cairo When Anna’s mother dies of cancer she is forced to return

  2. says:

    Using a graphic medium to study ethnography a pretty brilliant idea Lissa is the first of a series called ethnoGRAPHIC published by the University of TorontoThe story follows two girls throughout their teenage years and early adulthood one an Egyptian Muslim daughter of a chaffeur the other an American expat b

  3. says:

    As a reader this is a moving and beautifully constructed comic bridging two cultures medical traumas and revolu

  4. says:

    What an interesting book and what a fascinating way to make ones research accessible outside of the academia The

  5. says:

    This is as close to the perfect book as I have ever read I say this as someone who writes on comics religion who is doing research on comics cancer who is a convert to Islam and is a Caucasian American I know not everyone shares my demographics and my interests but if I can't praise LISSA then who can It's a daring beautiful intelligent and enriching book touching on so many urgent topics primarily the ethnography of the Arab Spring in Ca

  6. says:

    Lissa is a fascinating combination of academic research presented through a narrative graphic novel It's an intriguing way of trying to make scholarly work accessible though I think this particular book failed a bit both as a good reflection of the academic research but also as a compelling narrative Though the c

  7. says:

    Modern cultural research based critical peer reviewed creative and cross disciplinary A great example of collaboration across disciplines especially with the graffiti artist Ganzeer It doesn't talk down judge or tip toe around the te

  8. says:

    it's a very interesting very unexpected graphic novel about medical decision making set during the egyptian revolution i just think i

  9. says:

    Upon first glance LISSA comes off as the sort of book that I would not at all be interested in For one the art style isn’t the type that typically attracts me because it is the sort of style that one would gene

  10. says:

    Lissa A Story about Medical Promise Friendship and Revolution is a graphic novel following two girls one American and one Egyptian as they grow up choose careers and lose family members Although the story is fictional it combines anthropological research about American and Egyptian healthcare cultures with the story of the 2011 Egyptian revolution This uniue concept ethnography via graphic novel is the first in a series called ethnoGRAPHIC

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