Stories of Imprisonment and Meaning
Fri 10 May 2019
Graphic Novel event hsrh
Join us for the launch of Marguerite Schinkel and Morag Kewell's graphic novel, A Life in Pieces, which follows the story of ‘Alison’ as she experiences a number of traumatic events and is repeatedly imprisoned for drug and alcohol related offences.
Marguerite, who is a lecturer in Sociology based at the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research at the University of Glasgow, will be joined by fellow collaborator and illustrator Morag Kewell who will exhibit examples of her artwork and discuss the process of telling 'Alison's' story through graphic art form.
7-7.30pm - Drinks on arrival
7.30pm - Welcome from Marguerite Schinkel and short discussion with Morag Kewell followed by Q&A
Performance by Louis Abbott, Vox Liminis
8-9pm - Open exhibition
Wine and snacks will be served
Copies of the graphic novel will also be available to purchase for £3.
To find out more about A Life in Pieces and Marguerite's work please visit her website - my-sentence.com
7pm, Free but ticketed, Clubroom
Book Online / 0141 352 4900