Call for Review: ‘Valuing Deaf Worlds in Urban India’ by Michele Friedner.

We are delighted to offer Valuing Deaf Worlds in Urban India by Michelle Friedner, (Rutgers, 2016) for review. Expressions of interest are welcome from across the medical humanities, but this book may be particularly suited to anthropologists or researchers working in disability studies. Although it is commonly believed that deafness and disability limits a person in a variety of Read the full article…

Reviewer needed: ‘Hearing and the Hospital: Sound, Listening, Knowledge and Experience’ by Tom Rice

We are pleased to offer for review ‘Hearing and the Hospital: Sound, Listening, Knowledge and Experience’ by Tom Rice (Sean Kingston Publishing, 2013). Expressions of interest are welcome from across the medical humanities. An original ethnography of sound and listening in one of our major institutions, Hearing and the Hospital reveals the hospital to be a space Read the full article…