Call for Papers

Curating Health: Graphic Medicine And Visual Representations of Illness (CfP, Stockholm University, 3-4 December 2018)

The Nordic Network for Gender, Body, Health in collaboration with the Division for Gender Studies, Stockholm University CALL FOR PAPERS for the international conference CURATING HEALTH: GRAPHIC MEDICINE AND VISUAL REPRESENTATIONS OF ILLNESS     Place: Stockholm University Date: Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th December 2018   Keynote Speakers: Prof. Read more…

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Conferences and Symposiums

BodyCapital Inaugural Conference 2017 (CfA, Strasbourg, 23-25 February 2017)

The ERC BodyCapital research group is pleased to launch a call for applications for Student and Junior Scholar travel grants to the upcoming conference: “The healthy self as body capital. Individuals, market-based societies and body politics in visual twentieth century Europe”. The health perceptions and practices of individuals changed tremendously during a Read more…

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Call for Papers

The Anatomy of the Image (CfP – updated, Conference, Monash University, 16-18 February 2017)

This international conference wishes to create a broader context for analysing cultural, literary, scientific and political constructions of the (bio)medical body. We therefore seek to generate interest in the topic from a wide range of disciplines from anthropology, history, media theory, literature, art history, film, political studies, socials sciences, criminology, law Read more…

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Call for Papers

The Anatomy of the Image (CfP – updated, Int’l Conference, Monash University, 16-18 February, 2017)

Perspectives on the (Bio)medical Body in Science, Literature, Culture and Politics by organizers Associate Professor A. Fliethmann, Associate Professor R. Kokanovic, Dr. C. Weller The conference wishes to create a broader context for analysing cultural, literary, scientific and political constructions of the (bio)medical body, and therefore seeks to generate interest Read more…

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Seminars and Lectures

The Encyclopédie Vivante of Dr. Thibert (Seminar, Durham University, 29th October 2015)

Seminar by Dr Anna Maerker (Kings College, London) Durham University Department of Philosophy Weekly Research Seminar  Abstract: The nineteenth century saw an explosion of experimental new ways to visualise the (normal and pathological) body in two and three dimensions; from the detachable wooden model of a man by the Florentine Read more…

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Call for Papers

Summer School Workshop on Environments/Visual Culture (CfP, Durham University, 8 July 2015)

The Centre for Visual Arts and Cultures, Durham University, invites applications from doctoral students for a Summer School Workshop on Wednesday 8th July 2015 on the theme Environments/Visual Culture.  It precedes a two-day conference on Portable Landscapes. Up to 20 places are available.  Those wishing to attend should send a one-page CV Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities