Medical and Metaphorical Wounds from the Middle Ages to the First World War (CfP, London, 26-27 January 2018)

  Wounds and their meaning have differed over time: from stigmata to the psychological wounding of soldiers in the First World War, the conception and function of wounds as religious symbols, medical signs or metaphorical devices has depended on social and historical contexts. Over this two-day workshop, to take place on 26-27 January 2018 at the Read the full article…