“Talking Twins” – short film (CfP, London, 29th July 2016)

Call for participants, deadline: Friday 29th July 2016 We need you: Are you twins with a story to tell? We are looking for twins of all ages, genders, religions, ethnicities, identical, fraternal, conjoined or separated, to make a short film about what it means to be a twin in the 21st century. We know that twin people are Read the full article…

Celebrating Our Future: New directions in Medical Humanities Research and Annual Summer Party (Thursday June 20, St Chad’s College)

Staff at the Centre for Medical Humanities are delighted to invite you to our Annual Affiliates Summer Party Thursday 20 June 3.30 – 5pm St Chad’s SCR St Chad’s College Durham This year we celebrate the new directions in Medical Humanities research through the work of three of our post-doctoral fellows. Each of the fellows Read the full article…

‘Two by Two: A Timeline of Twins’ – New Article by William Viney, Cabinet 47, 2012.

One of CMH’s Postdoctoral Research Fellows has had an article published in Cabinet, a quarterly journal of arts and culture based in New York. The piece revives the idea of the timeline but takes a subject that is rarely thought to be simply chronological: twins. In a post on his blog, William explains how twins might be thought to form and be informed Read the full article…

Welcoming Dr Will Viney to the Centre for Medical Humanities

The Centre for Medical Humanities is delighted to welcome Dr Will Viney, who joins our research team as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Centre for Medical Humanities and Department of English Studies. Will has a PhD in Cultural Studies and Humanities from The London Consortium, University of London (thesis title: “Waste Effects: Building, Writing and Read the full article…