restricted access   Volume 22, Number 2, Spring 2014

Table of Contents

Special Issue on Graphic Medicine

Articles and Graphics


pp. 149-152

Avatars, Illness, and Authority: Embodied Experience in Breast Cancer Autopathographics

pp. 153-181

Graphic Analysis: Transitional Phenomena in Alison Bechdel’s Are You My Mother?

pp. 183-203


pp. 205-206

The Trauma of Diagnosis: Picturing Cancer in Graphic Memoir

pp. 207-223

“My Avatar”; “In the Waiting Room”; “Dr. Sweater”

pp. 224-226

“Cruel to Be Kind”

pp. 227-228

“Kancer Sutra”

pp. 229-236

Representations of Health, Embodiment, and Experience in Graphic Memoir

pp. 237-253

“You Silly Little Girl”; “Ultrasound”, “Pregnancy Test”; “Lost vs. Loss”

pp. 255-261

Becoming Bone Sheep

pp. 263-294

Book Reviews

Biological Relatives: IVF, Stem Cells, and the Future of Kinship by Sarah B. Franklin (review)

pp. 295-297

The Rhetoric of Pregnancy by Marika Seigel (review)

pp. 297-298

Lighter Than My Shadow by Katie Green (review)

pp. 299-301


pp. 303-305