Academic

In January 2019, I completed an MSc in Medical Humanities with Distinction from King's College London. Below is a selection of my research (PDFs coming soon!). All artwork below is my own. 

Keywords:

  • zines 

  • archive

  • material culture

  • embodied community

  • girl studies

  • affection

becoming visible:

Zines about self-harm in libraries

Keywords:

  • zines 

  • archive

  • material culture

  • embodied community

  • girl studies

  • affection

'Just a mentally ill girl with a wifi connection': 

Emotionally-motivated texts, artworks & DIY publishing

Keywords:

  • DIY cultures

  • emotionally motivated

  • girl studies

  • material culture

  • cute studies

  • life writing

  • psychiatric survivor movement

  • outsider art

'Words aren't enough': 

Phenomenological

approaches to voice hearing

Keywords:

  • phenomenology

  • voice hearers

  • Hearing Voices Movement 

  • trauma

  • video games

  • voice dialogue

Instigating affection:

online & printed life writing about long-term health conditions 

Keywords:

  • blogs, 'mommy blogs'

  • patient networking sites

  • chronic illness

  • life writing

  • digital culture

Beyond fragmentation: 

Autobiographical graphic narratives depicting childhood trauma

Keywords:

  • graphic narrative

  • graphic medicine

  • childhood trauma

  • sequential art

  • comics

  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • YouTube

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Rosie Cappuccino 2019 UK

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