Comics for Youth Refugees Incorporated Collective (CYRIC) – Haawiyat comic2017-12-05T09:16:44+00:00
A. David Lewis - Haawiyat comic

Comics for Youth Refugees Incorporated Collective (CYRIC) – Haawiyat comic

Date grant awarded: 12/07/2017

Haawiyat is a project of the Comics for Youth Refugees Incorporated Collective (CYRIC), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization formed to produce and deliver free comic books for refugee children, based on the folklore from their own homes. In conjunction with mental health professionals and on-site experts, the tales are adapted for their potential healing content.

Led by Boston-based comics scholar A. David Lewis, Haawiyat is being produced in Arabic and intended for displaced Syrian children.

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