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Witnesses, graphic storytellers, activists: an interview with the KADAK collective

Davies, D. ORCID: 0000-0002-3584-5789 (2021). Witnesses, graphic storytellers, activists: an interview with the KADAK collective. Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, 12(6), pp. 1399-1409. doi: 10.1080/21504857.2021.2017310


In this interview, several members of the South Asian womxn’s graphic storytelling collective, KADAK, discuss the group’s recent projects, their collaborative production processes, and the themes that are most central to their work. After a brief introduction, the discussion turns to the benefits and difficulties of self-publishing, working online and offline, and nationally and internationally, and the collective’s first book-length, crowd-funded project, The Bystander Anthology, which will be published in 2020.

Publication Type: Article
Additional Information: This article has been accepted for publication in Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, published by Taylor & Francis, DOI:
Publisher Keywords: Comics and zines, graphic anthologies, diversity in comics, print and digital media, comics collectives, South Asia
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
N Fine Arts
N Fine Arts > NC Drawing Design Illustration
Departments: School of Communication & Creativity > Media, Culture & Creative Industries > English, Publishing & Creative Writing
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