Reviewer needed: ‘The Use of Bodies’ by Giorgio Agamben

The Centre for Medical Humanities is delighted to offer ‘The Use of Bodies‘ by Giorgio Agamben (Stanford University Press, 2016) for review. Expressions of interest are welcome from across the medical humanities. Giorgio Agamben’s ‘Homo Sacer’ was one of the seminal works of political philosophy in recent decades. It was also the beginning of a series of Read the full article…

Global Healthcare Professionals in Medical Anthropology: issues of theory, methods and practice (CfP, EASA and RAI, 9-11th September 2015)

MAGic 2015 conference – ‘Anthropology and Global Health: interrogating theory, policy and practice’ European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA) & RAI at the University of Sussex, 9-11th September 2015 This panel explores the role of practicing healthcare professionals (doctors, nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists and other allied professionals) involved in anthropological research in global health. We invite Read the full article…