Concepts of Disease – Dysfunction, Responsibility and Sin (Call for Posters, Oxford, 11 January 2017)

This conference, organised by the Healthcare Values Partnership at Oxford University, aims to explore the understanding of disease as an evolving concept of multi-disciplinary concern in medicine, the humanities, the social sciences, and law. In particular, the conference seeks to investigate the moral responsibilities or failures that are implied by present and emerging notions of Read the full article…

Biopolitics and Psychosomatics: Participating Bodies (Conference, University of Cambridge, 8 July 2016)

Online registration is now open to book your place. The standard fee is £30 (includes lunch and teas/coffees). The fee for students/unwaged is £15. The deadline for registration is Friday 1 July 2016 at 12 noon. Patient involvement, participation and empowerment are keywords at the forefront of the politics of contemporary healthcare and beyond. Envisaging Read the full article…

The Limits of Responsibility: Histories, Species, Politics (CfP, Conference, New Zealand, December 2012)

The Limits of Responsibility: Histories, Species, Politics Massey University, Manawatu Campus, Palmerston North, New Zealand 3-5 December 2012 Keynote speakers: Prof. Susannah Radstone, School of Arts and Digital Industries, University of East London; Prof. Michael Belgrave, School of Humanities, Massey University; Dr Walescka Pino-Ojeda, Director of the New Zealand Centre for Latin American Studies, University Read the full article…