Exhibitions, Performances and Screenings

‘We’re All Mad Here’ (Film Screening and Q&A with the filmmaker, 17 December 2014, Durham University)

‘We’re All Mad Here’   by Conor McCormackWednesday 17 December 5.30 – 7 pm The Joachim Room, College of St Hild and St Bede Durham University, Leazes Road, Durham DH1 1SZ For the past 3 years independent filmmaker Conor McCormack has been documenting the Bristol Hearing Voices Network, a self-help group for people who hear Read more…

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Call for Papers

The Subject of Addiction: Culture & Clinic (CFP, Conference, Nottingham, 11–12 September 2014)

Call For Papers International Conference: The Subject of Addiction – Culture and Clinic The University of Nottingham, September 11-12 2014  It is almost a commonplace to note the connections between drug-use and creative practices, from Thomas de Quincey’s Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, through Beat generation writers like William Burroughs, Read more…

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Arts in Health

In and ‘Out of Focus’: IUAES Conference with Perspectives From 69 Nations (Conference Review)

Entering the foyer of the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester last week was an immersion into a world of multiple realities, cheek to cheek: expressed in the contrasting colours and cuts of  clothing, and the colliding cross rhythms of numerous languages.  This was the enormous and inspirational International Union of Anthropological and Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities