Blind Creations: International Conference & Micro Arts Festival (Royal Holloway, 28-30 June 2015)

This three-day international conference and micro arts festival,which will take place between 28 June and 30 June 2015, seeks to explore the relationship between blind people and artistic creation. Our definition of ‘blind person’ is broad, encompassing anyone who might be defined as having ‘non-normative vision’ and / or who Read more…

The Language of Blindness, Sightedness and the In-between in the History of English – Beatrix Busse (Lecture, Glasgow, 27 March 2014)

The Language of Blindness, Sightedness and the In-between in the History of English Beatrix Busse, Professor of English Linguistics, University of Heidelberg The Third M.L. Samuels Lecture Thursday 27 March 2014, 5.15 p.m. Gannochy Room, Wolfson Medical Building University of Glasgow Abstract: As ‘medical humanities’ has recently emerged as an Read more…