Arts in Health

The Tilery Chronicles

The aim of this project at Tilery primary in Stockton-on-Tees has been to establish a research-guided community arts and health initiative for the promotion of emotional literacy and emotional health amongst children and the local community of St. Ann’s, (which is increasingly diverse in its ethnic composition). In 2008 a Read more…

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CMH Publications

The Art of Medicine

CMH staff have been regular contributors to an occasional series of essays in The Lancet on ‘the art of medicine’.    November 2010 sees the publication of an essay jointly authored by the Centre’s directors which reflects upon the idea of ‘intimacy’ in relation to clinical practice.   This essay makes use Read more…

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CMH Publications

The Body and the Arts

The Body and the Arts focuses on the dynamic relation between the body and the arts: the body as inspiration, subject, symbol and medium. Contributors from a variety of academic and artistic disciplines explore this complex and shifting relation across a range of periods, literatures and other art forms, spanning Read more…

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Research Collaborations

‘The Lion’s Face’ Opera

The Opera Group (TOG), based at the Young Vic in London approached CMH to carry out research into the development of a new opera on Alzheimer’s Disease that they were developing in collaboration with The Institute of Psychiatry at Kings College London.  TOG were interested to document and explore the Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities