Mis(h)adra by Iasmin Omar Ata

By Iasmin Omar Ata

An Arab-American collage scholar struggles to stay with epilepsy during this starkly coloured and deeply-cutting picture novel.

Isaac wishes not anything greater than to be a practical university student—but coping with his epilepsy is an arduous conflict to outlive. He makes an attempt to keep up a balancing act among his seizure triggers and his daily agenda, yet he reveals that nothing—not even his medication—seems to paintings. The medical professionals will not pay attention, the schoolwork retains piling up, his relations denies his epilepsy, and his social existence falls aside as he feels a growing number of remoted through his illness.

With quite a bit up opposed to him, Isaac is commencing to imagine his epilepsy can be unbeatable.

Based at the author's personal adventure as an epileptic, Mis(h)adra is a boldy visible depiction of the day-by-day struggles residing with a comparatively little-understood situation in state-of-the-art demanding and uninformed world.

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