“The Trade in Lunacy”: A Theatrical Examination of 18th Century Private Asylums (Coventry, 27-29 June 2013)

The Warwick Centre for the History of Medicine is delighted to announce a new public engagement collaboration with Talking Birds linked to Professor Hilary Marland’s research entitled: ‘Trade in Lunacy’, supported by the Wellcome Trust’s Centre Strategic Award; Situating Medicine: New Directions in the History of Medicine and Arts Council, England. The Read more…

Activating Theatre: people participating, performing politics (Symposium, Leeds, 6 March 2012)

A practice-based symposium examining how theatre and performance work to change people and society on Tuesday 6 March 2012, Stage@leeds Building, University of LeedsMembers of the Faculty of Performance, Visual Arts and Communications and the Faculty of Medicine and Health have come together with arts practitioners to explore the role performance has played, Read more…