Call for Papers

Call for contributions to essay collection: Symptoms of Disorder – Reading Madness in British Literature 1744-1845

Call for contributions to essay collection: Symptoms of Disorder: Reading Madness in British Literature 1744-1845. The editors are currently seeking proposals for a collection of essays investigating the subject of madness in British literature between 1744 and 1845. These are landmark dates for the historical, philosophical and medical history of Read more…

Seminars and Lectures

The Medicinal Power of Reading

The Warburg Institute Literature, Ideas and Society Seminar Series presents The Medicinal Power of Reading 9 February 2011, 5.15 at the Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London with Vivian Nutton (University College London, The Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine) and Angus Gowland (University College London, History Department) The Read more…

Centre for Medical Humanities