Call for Reviews

Reviewer needed: ‘War, Art, and Surgery: The work of Henry Tonks & Julia Midgley’ edited by Samuel Alberti

Edited by Samuel Alberti (Royal College of Surgeons of England), ‘War, Art, and Surgery’ provides the first full illustrated catalogue of the Royal College of Surgeons collection of works by Henry Tonks and artwork created by Julia Midgley – with short essays and testimonies from personnel involved. The book falls on the heels of Read more…

Research Collaborations

Pseudo/Sciences of the Long Nineteenth Century (Reading Group, Lit and Phil Library Newcastle upon Tyne, 20 April 2015)

The next meeting will be on Monday 20 April at 6.00pm at the Lit and Phil Library, Newcastle upon Tyne. Everyone is welcome, refreshments available.  Dr. Peter Garratt, Durham University, will be introducing two readings on The Science and Art of Atmosphere Clouds turn the eye upwards towards the indeterminate, Read more…

Exhibitions, Performances and Screenings

Affect Formations: Musical performance with live animations shaped by emotional online survey

The Affect Formations project with the Music Department of Durham University explores the relationship between our emotional response to drawings and musical features through several public performances in the North East. Artist Adinda van ’t Klooster is inviting people to complete an online survey and in doing so contribute to Read more…

Centre for Medical Humanities