Charge- The experience of Epilepsy


Charge is an arts based project which aims to raise public awareness of Epilepsy, as well as provoke discussion around the disability. Based on an original idea of Christine Robertson and John Johnson, parents of a child with uncontrollable epilepsy.

About the Production of Charge

Producer and visual designer - Christine Robertson
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Co-producer- John Johnson
music and sound samples
- John Johnson ©

Additional Programming
Rachel Taylor -
Richard Haynes -

Professor Rodney Cotterill, Professor Susan Greenfield, Nathan bone, Jenni Meredith, Amanda Rapley-Redfern, Richard Haynes, Dr Frank Besag, NCYPE, (National Centre for Young people with epilepsy), formerly St Piers.

People and Organisations who assisted the project
Peter Ride, Artec - Islington, London (rip 2000)
Digital Guild
Arts Council of England
Purchase of computer equipment

London Arts Board
Purchase of computer equipment

Links to sites on Famous people with Epilepsy

Famous people with disabilities
Epilesy museum
Epilepsy Florida
Wayne State University-Educational Accessibility Services
Epilepsy Action Scotland
Epilepsy Foundation of Victoria, Australia
Very Special Arts Singapore
Rik Mayall
Unofficial Rik Mayall Site
Danny Glover (Lethal Weapon)
Danny Glover (Disabled Actors List)
Patrick Dempsey
Patrick Dempsey Official Site
Richard Jobson
Richard Jobson, Lead Singer of The Skids



To find out more about epilepsy

Contact The British Epilepsy Association

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Brizcomm review of the Charge site in Yvette Nielsen's newsletter