Category Archives: Seminar

‘Gifts of life, gifts of love’: Inaugural Lecture, Prof Ludmilla Jordanova (5 December, Durham 2013)

Inaugural Lecture: Gifts of life, gifts of love   Professor Ludmilla Jordanova 18.00-19.00, Trevelyan College, Durham University Ludmilla Jordanova will draw on her recent and current work on visual culture in both contemporary and historical settings to explore the complicated … Continue reading

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Metaphor in Health Communication workshop (Symposium, Lancaster University, 14 February 2014)

Metaphor in Health Communication workshop: One-day symposium at Lancaster University On 14 February 2014, Lancaster University, in collaboration with RaAM, will host a one-day symposium on metaphor and health communication. The day will feature seven talks and discussions with the … Continue reading

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Spirituality, Theology & Health Seminar Programme (2013, Durham University)

Spirituality, Theology & Health seminar programme (Michaelmas 2013) These seminars are open to all staff and students of Durham University and to the general public. However, please be aware that they are aimed at a postgraduate level and are therefore … Continue reading

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Fashion and Illness in Georgian Bath – Annick Cossic (Public Lecture, 21 November 2013, Northumbria University)

Fashion and Illness in Georgian Bath Annick Cossic Professor of English, Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France 21 November 2013, 1-3pm Boardroom 2, Sutherland Building Northumbria University Published at different times, Christopher Anstey’s The New Bath Guide (1766), Tobias Smollett’s The … Continue reading

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Encountering Corpses (Symposium, Manchester, 26 March 2014)

Encountering Corpses Wednesday 26th March 2014 Convened by Dr Craig Young (Manchester Metropolitan University) and Helen Malarky (IHSSR Project Manager) 12 noon – 7 pm, The Manchester Museum **BOOK TICKETS HERE** This event will discuss a wide range of issues … Continue reading

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The Fact and Experience of Pain: The Intersection of Science and Culture – Ronald Schleifer (Bristol Medical Humanities Seminar, 31 October 2013)

The first Bristol Medical Humanities Research Seminar will be held on 31 October at 5pm, in the Verdon-Smith room of the Institute for Advanced Studies (Royal Fort House). The seminar will be given by Professor Ronald Schleifer, who will be … Continue reading

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Centre for Culture & Disability Studies Seminar Series: The Voice of Disability (2013–2014 academic year, Liverpool)

The last Centre for Culture & Disability Studies (CCDS) seminar series ran at Liverpool Hope University over a number of years and culminated in Changing Social Attitudes Toward Disability: Perspectives from Historical, Cultural, and Educational Studies, an edited book that … Continue reading

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