Monthly Archives: May 2012

Melancholy Minds and Painful Bodies: Genealogy, Geography, Pathogeny (CFP, Conference, University of Liverpool, 9-11 July 2013)

Melancholy Minds and Painful Bodies: Genealogy, Geography, Pathogeny University of Liverpool, 9-11 July 2013 Call for Papers *extended to April 30 * Strange Contraries in thee combine, Both hell and Heaven in thee meet, Thou greatest bitter, greatest sweet No … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Canadian Medical Association Journal Holiday Reading – A Special Invitation to the Medical Humanities Community

Call for papers: Canadian Medical Association Journal Holiday Reading Every December CMAJ, Canada’s leading medical journal, publishes a Holiday Reading section featuring clever spoof research, humour, reflections, poetry and art related to the practice of medicine. We’ve been doing this … Continue reading

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Medical Humanities, History and Ethics Pre-Application Mentoring Workshop (Wellcome Trust, Manchester, 22 June 2012) – Limited Places Available

Medical History and Humanities and Ethics and Society Pre-application Mentoring Workshop Researchers thinking of applying to Wellcome Trust funding schemes in Medical History and Humanities or Ethics and Society, are invited to invite you to a Pre-application Mentoring Workshop. The … Continue reading

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Cultivating Common Ground: Biology & the Humanities (Workshop, Reading, 18 July 2012)

Cultivating Common Ground: Biology & the Humanities What do biologists know and think of the humanities? And what do they make of those humanities scholars – literary critics and historians – who have made biology their area of study? University … Continue reading

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The Role of Non-medical Professions in the Health Humanities: A Roundtable Discussion (King’s College London, June 12 2012)

I am delighted to have been invited by King’s College to a roundtable discussion on the topic of the role of non-medical professions in the medical and health humanities. This is a topic that has been hotly debated on this … Continue reading

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Publishing and funding for early career health historians (Workshop, Glasgow Caledonian University, 27 June 2012)

PUBLISHING AND FUNDING FOR EARLY CAREER HEALTH HISTORIANS A FREE workshop and wine reception on Wednesday 27 June 2012 from 2.00pm to 6.30pm, at Glasgow Caledonian University, Deeprose Lecture Theatre, Govan Mbeki Building. The employment conditions facing final year PhD … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to the History of Emotions Blog

The History of Emotions blog is one year old this week, and to mark the occasion the editors have put together a series of mini-posts asking ‘What is the history of emotions?’ The first one draws together some of the … Continue reading

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