Call for Papers

The Globalisation of Autism: Historical, Sociological, and Anthropological Reflections (CfP, Symposium at QMUL, 20-21 April 2017)

‘Autism is not limited to a single region or a country; it is a worldwide challenge that requires global action’ – Ban Ki Moon, UN Secretary General, 2012 The autism diagnosis has become an important category of global health; capable of attracting large amounts of funding, shaping disability rights legislation, and Read more…

By mdiclhumanities, ago
Conference Review

So what do you believe? Reflections on ‘An Exchange of Minds’, Durham University, 28-19 September 2015

Dr Victoria Patton, Hearing the Voice Project Coordinator, writes: Last month Hearing the Voice welcomed delegates from the Academy of Finland’s Human Mind programme to a two-day workshop entitled ‘An Exchange of Minds: So what do you believe?’, which took place at the Palatine Centre at Durham University on 28-29 Read more…

By mdiclhumanities, ago
Centre for Medical Humanities