New Open Access Publication – The Development of Narrative Practices in Medicine c.1960–c.2000

A new volume from the Wellcome Witness to Contemporary Medicine series: ‘… if I have to explain to someone, like the anthropologist from Mars, what any of these words like compassion or whatever is, sooner or later I have to tell them a story.’ Professor Arthur Frank ‘I went back to read Freud’s case histories Read the full article…

‘Being a Good Story: Living with Serious Illness’ Arthur Frank Public Lecture (Leeds, 20 May 2014)

Arthur W. Frank will give the CL Oakley Memorial Lecture in Medicine and the Arts in Leeds on Tuesday 20 May (17.00-18.30) ‘Being a Good Story: Living with Serious Illness’ Dental Lecture Theatre, Worsley Building, University of Leeds (building 95 on the interactive campus map). We are delighted that Professor Arthur Frank (Professor Emeritus of Read the full article…

Vulnerable Consumers – Health and Wellbeing (ESRC Seminar with Arthur Frank, Edinburgh, 27 June 2013)

Online sign-up is now open for the 3rd seminar of the ESRC Vulnerable Consumer series  at University of Edinburgh Business School. Thursday 27th June, 10am – 4pm The Conference Room, University of Edinburgh Business School Speakers: Arthur W. Frank, Calgary University, Marlys Mason, Oklahoma State University and Seamus Prior, Director of Counselling and Psychotherapy, University Read the full article…