Arts in Health

Three October Arts in Health Events

Touching the Soul:  An Exhibition of the Arts: October 7th, 8th & 9th 2011, Sheffield This is an arts exhibition being staged at the Jessop West exhibition space to mark World Mental Health Day. All exhibits are produced by users of mental health services in Sheffield, and will include visual Read more…

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Call for Papers

Call for contributions to essay collection: Symptoms of Disorder – Reading Madness in British Literature 1744-1845

Call for contributions to essay collection: Symptoms of Disorder: Reading Madness in British Literature 1744-1845. The editors are currently seeking proposals for a collection of essays investigating the subject of madness in British literature between 1744 and 1845. These are landmark dates for the historical, philosophical and medical history of Read more…

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Conferences and Symposiums

Contagionism and Contagious Diseases Conference 2011 – Registration Now Open

The Northern Centre for the History of Medicine (Newcastle) is delighted to announce that registration is now open for the conference: CONTAGIONISM AND CONTAGIOUS DISEASES IN MEDICINE AND LITERATURE BETWEEN 1880 and 1933 25 – 27 August 2011, Newcastle University A Wellcome funded international conference bringing together scholars working on Read more…

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Seminars and Lectures

The Medicinal Power of Reading

The Warburg Institute Literature, Ideas and Society Seminar Series presents The Medicinal Power of Reading 9 February 2011, 5.15 at the Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London with Vivian Nutton (University College London, The Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine) and Angus Gowland (University College London, History Department) The Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities