Where microbiology meets cosplay: Swab and Send at Thought Bubble Festival .

Event 20 Sep 2017

Dr Adam Robert’s Swab and Send project will be taken to the Thought Bubble Festival in Leeds on Saturday 23rd September.  The Thought Bubble Festival is an annual celebration of art in all its forms, including everything from superhero comics to independent and small-press artists and writers.  

Dr Robert’s PhD student Shirene Jamil and Dr Elli Wright will be joining Sara Kenney the creator of Surgeon X a comic book series developed with guidance from Dr Roberts and set against the backdrop of an antibiotic apocalypse in near future London.  The audience members will be immersed into the futuristic world of Surgeon X, and with support from the Swab and Send team, help in the search for new antibiotics as they head towards an antibiotic apocalypse. 

For more information about Swab and Send, please visit here [link to FB page]

For more information about the Thought Bubble Festival and the purchase of festival tickets, please visit their webpages.

For more information about Surgeon X, please visit here