25 Years of Public Health Criticism (Symposium, London, 8 September 2015)

25 Years of Public Health Criticism Tuesday, 8th September 2015 10.00-16:00 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Rose Room, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT   This symposium will address the nature of contemporary critiques in public health, and their relationship to power, by examining critique in historical perspective. Celebrating the contributions of 25 years Read the full article…

Failures, Futures & the Queerness of Fat Sex: Francis Ray White (London Medical Sociology Group Meeting Wed 24 June 2015)

‘Failures, Futures and the Queerness of Fat Sex’ Francis Ray White (University of Westminster) London Medical Sociology Group meeting Wednesday 24th June 6-7pm Abstract: In the context of the obesity ‘epidemic’ fat people’s sex lives are cast as sterile, sexually dysfunctional or just plain non-existent. This paper analyzes medical discourses of obesity and sex in Read the full article…