After Maria: Everyday recovery from disaster

Gemma Sou, John Cei Douglas (Illustrator)

Research output: Other contribution


The graphic novella speaks to many themes including representations of “developing” country contexts, environmental justice, gender, inequality, resilience, poverty, vulnerabilities, disasters and identities.

Discover the subtle social, cultural, economic and psychological impacts of disasters that go under the radar of the international news media. The story highlights what recovery means for disaster-affected people – is it simply repairing a damaged roof, or does it also include recovering a person’s sense of home?
Original languageEnglish
Media of outputcomic
Number of pages33
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2019

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute


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