The Subject of Addiction: Culture & Clinic (Conference, Nottingham, 8-9 September 2014)

The Subject of Addiction: Culture and Clinic The Centre for Critical Theory, University of Nottingham This conference is taking place at the University of Nottingham on the 8th and 9th of September 2014. This interdisciplinary event brings together critical and cultural theorists with clinical practitioners in order to interrogate contemporary addiction discourse, Read more…

Reviewer needed: ‘Addiction Trajectories’ by Eugene Raikhel and William Garriott

Eugene Raikhel and William Garriott’s fascinating new book ‘Addiction Trajectories’ (Duke University Press, 2014) is available for review and expressions of interest are welcome from across the medical humanities, especially from those with a background in Anthropology.   ‘Bringing anthropological perspectives to bear on addiction, the contributors to this important collection highlight the Read more…