On Death and Dying: Human Animal Encounters (Workshop, Leeds, 13th May 2014)

The Leeds Centre for Medical Humanities, the Environmental Humanities Research Grouping, and the Workshop Theatre at the University of Leeds
13 May 2014, 7pm-9.30pm
Studio 1, Workshop Theatre, School of English

In the context of Dying Awareness Week, this event will be an opportunity to reflect on human and animal death; on how we die and how we want to die; on how we talk about dying or why we don’t.

7pm: Round Table Discussion with Prof. Bridget Bennett (School of English); Prof. Michael Bennett (Leeds Institute of Health Sciences), and Judith Gaunt from the Yorkshire Pet Crematorium.

8pm: Theatre Performance of For Their Own Good, by The Untied Artists. £10 (£8concs). To book tickets for the performance go to this website or to stage@leeds. Alternatively, contact Lourdes Orozco: l.orozco@leeds.ac.uk

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