Seminars and Lectures

Seminar on Feminist and Disability Theories

Theoretical Topographies of Physical Disability: Feminist and Disability Theories Dr Minae Inahara, University of Hull Wednesday 8th December 2010, 2-4pm Room 010, Geography Department This seminar has unfortunately been postponed. Organisers are working on rescheduling this seminar in the new year, using videoconferencing installations. Further details will be posted here 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…

Seminars and Lectures

Seminar: ‘Experiencing and Celebrating Fatness’. Part of the ESRC Seminar Series ‘Fat Studies and Health At Every Size: Bigness Beyond Obesity’

18th-19th November 2010 The Hopkins Room, Stratford Library, 3 The Grove, Stratford, London E15 1EL Organised by: Charlotte Cooper, Bethan Evans and Shirlene Badger Registration is now closed but further details of the seminar series (and presentations from previous seminars can be found at: http://www.dur.ac.uk/geography/research/researchprojects/fat_studies_and_health_at_every_size/). Confirmed speakers and titles include: Read more…

Seminars and Lectures

Guest Lecture, Professor David Dunt: “Design and methodological challenges in evaluating complex social interventions aimed at improving community health”

Wednesday 27 October 2010, 12.30 – 2pm Theatre D010, Ebsworth Building, Durham University Queen’s Campus, Stockton-on-Tees TS17 6BH Professor David Dunt is the Founding Director of the Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics at the Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Australia. Abstract Complex social interventions aimed at Read more…

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