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Jonathan M. Metzl – ‘The Protest Psychosis: Race, Stigma, and the Diagnosis of Schizophrenia’ (Lecture, Durham University, 4th April 2014)

Professor Jonathan M. Metzl, Director of the Centre for Medicine, Health and Society, Vanderbilt University – ‘The Protest Psychosis: Race, Stigma, and the Diagnosis of Schizophrenia’ A public lecture presented by the Centre for Medical Humanities to be held at … Continue reading

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New Explorations of Inner Experience – Andrew Irving and Janis H Jenkins (Seminars Wednesday 18 September 2013, Durham University)

The Hearing the Voice project is hosting talks by two visiting anthropologists this Wednesday 18 September: Andrew Irving (University of Manchester), will be speaking on ‘Everyday (Ad)ventures in Ekphrastic Ethnography’ in the Henry Dyson Room (Hild-Bede) from 3.30 to 5pm. … Continue reading

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Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain (London, Spring 2013)

Originally posted on h-madness:
The understanding of human thought, emotion, behaviour and expression are common to both neuroscience – the study of the brain and the nervous system – and to many artists working across visual arts, music, theatre, performance…

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‘Recovery’ in mental health: who judges, on what grounds, with what evidence, and which arguments?

The medical humanities have contributed greatly to research that addresses – conceptually, historically and empirically – whose perspective(s) are (and should be) privileged when judging the contours of illness and health. One research arena in which these questions currently have … Continue reading

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Joint Special Interest Group for Psychosis (Second Meeting, Durham University, 24 April 2012)

Durham University and Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust Joint Special Interest Group for Psychosis. This group is open to all staff working in either the Trust or University, however will be of particular interest to those staff … Continue reading

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Devising Psychosis: Talks, Performances, Visual Arts and Installation (Newcastle, 29 April 2012)

selfmade: creativity in wellbeing – A series of North East independent creative projects in 2012, exploring the relationship between art, society and health. Invites you to attend Devising Psychosis: A free collaborative afternoon of talks, performances, visual art, installation and conversation … Continue reading

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