Call for Papers

In Sickness & In Health: Challenging Health Inequity (CfP, Conference, Palma de Mallorca, June 2015)

In Sickness & In Health Sixth International Conference Challenging Health Inequity: A Call to Action June 10-12, 2015 University of Balearic Islands Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain Our collective work In Sickness and in Health explores problems encountered by people working within a range of health care fields as Read more…

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Conferences and Symposiums

The Subject of Addiction: Culture & Clinic (Conference, Nottingham, 8-9 September 2014)

The Subject of Addiction: Culture and Clinic The Centre for Critical Theory, University of Nottingham This conference is taking place at the University of Nottingham on the 8th and 9th of September 2014. This interdisciplinary event brings together critical and cultural theorists with clinical practitioners in order to interrogate contemporary addiction discourse, Read more…

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Call for Papers

“Vermin” (CFP, Issue 9 of Nyx, a print & online publication of critical theory, radical politics & art)

Nyx, a Noctournal is a print and online publication of critical theory, radical politics and art. It is peer reviewed by a collective of young researchers, activists and theorists and is based at Goldsmiths, University of London. Issue 9: Vermin – Call for contributions Rats. Cockroaches. Locusts. Plagues and infestations. Read more…

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Seminars and Lectures

Visual and Literary Representations of Suffering (Research Double Bill, Leeds, Tuesday 16 April)

Painful Bodies: Visual and Literary Representations of Suffering Tuesday 16 April, 4pm-6pm Leeds Centre for Medical Humanities (enter via the School of English foyer) A double bill of research presentations co-hosted by the School of English Critical and Cultural Theory Research Group, the Postcolonial Research Group, and the Leeds Centre Read more…

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Seminars and Lectures

Pathologies of the Postmodern: Pat Waugh and Angela Woods Café Philosophique Event (Newcastle, 7pm, 18 March 2013)

Pathologies of the postmodern Professor Patricia Waugh and Dr Angela Woods, Durham University, will investigate the pathologies, mental and physical, epidemic and imagined, that have particular resonance in postmodern culture. What do they tell us about ourselves, our fears and anxieties? This event is part of Café Culture’s season of Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities