Nick Sousanis is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow in Comics Studies at the University of Calgary. He received his doctorate in education at Teachers College, Columbia University in 2014, where he wrote and drew his dissertation entirely in comic book form. Titled Unflattening, it argues for the importance of visual thinking in teaching and learning, and it is now a book from Harvard University Press.
Harvard doesn’t publish any old graphic novel. Nick Sousanis has achieved something powerful — a book that doesn't just say a thesis, but actually shows one...