‘Discourses of Care: Care in Media, Medicine and Society’ (CfP, University of Glasgow, 5-7 September 2016)

This Wellcome-funded interdisciplinary conference aims to support and foster collaborative work in relation to media and questions of care and well-being, focusing on care and care giving as critical concepts. Bringing together scholars from film and television studies, medical humanities, disability studies, and philosophy, we will debate how understandings of Read more…

Ageing, Embodiment and the Self: A One-Day AHRC Symposium (University of Warwick, March 18th 2016)

Added program details: ‘The day will include a performance work-in-progress by Jonathan Heron.’  Visit the Symposium website for details. This event, run under the aegis of the AHRC Modernism, Medicine and the Embodied Mind project, will explore experiences of ageing and dementia from a number of perspectives–medical, literary, philosophical, literary, and Read more…