Modernism, Medicine and the Embodied Mind (CfP, University of Bristol, 15-16 July 2016)

The AHRC-funded network, ‘Modernism, Medicine and the Embodied Mind’, seeks to investigate the historical and discursive links between literary modernism, medical discoveries, and clinical practice, in dialogue with the insights of visual artists and art historians, dancers and dance scholars, and contemporary scientists and clinicians. Underpinning the project is the Read more…

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…

“Doctors think. Doctors feel. Doctors do: Well-being & performance in clinical practic”e (CFP, Conference, Alexandroupolis, Greece, 28 May–1 June 2014)

It is our pleasure to invite you to the first international meeting on “Doctors think. Doctors feel. Doctors do: Well-being and performance in clinical practice“. The meeting will explore how health professional burnout and wellbeing are related to different aspects of medical performance in terms of clinical decision making, communication in clinical Read more…