Tag Archives: Rita Charon

Special Issue on Narrative Health Psychology (CfP, Deadline: 31st March 2014)

Call for Papers: Special Issue on Narrative Health Psychology for the Journal of Health Psychology Guest editors: Michael Murray, Anneke Sools, and Gerben Westerhof Although stories and storytelling have been an intrinsic part of psychology since the emergence of the … Continue reading

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‘Attentive Writers’: Healthcare, Authorship, and Authority (Registration Now Open, University of Glasgow, 23-­25 August 2013)

We’re delighted to announce that registration for the conference, ‘Attentive Writers’: Healthcare, Authorship, and Authority, has opened. The conference will be hosted by the Medical Humanities Research Centre at the University of Glasgow from 23-25 August 2013. The plenary speakers … Continue reading

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“A Narrative Future for Healthcare”: Lancet Open Access “Comment” by Brian Hurwitz & Rita Charon

Readers of our blog may be interested to read the Open Access “Comment” piece “A narrative future for healthcare“, published by Brian Hurwitz and Rita Charon in The Lancet, which is timed to coincide with the conference “A Narrative Future for Healthcare” to … Continue reading

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Narrative Medicine, Illness & Caregiving / Reading from Woolf’s “On Being Ill” (Talk, New York, 23 April 2013)

Please join Carol Gilligan, Jane Marcus, and Rita Charon as they discuss Virginia Woolf, Julia Stephen, Narrative Medicine, illness, and care giving, and read from Virginia Woolf’s On Being Ill with Notes from Sick Rooms by Julia Stephen,  Virginia Woolf’s … Continue reading

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Narrative Medicine in the 21st Century: A Multi-disciplinary Conference (Ohio, April 5-6, 2013)

Narrative Medicine in the 21st Century: A Multi disciplinary Conference April 5-6, 2013 The Wexner Center for the Arts, Film/Video Theater, The Ohio State University ‘Proponents of the field of narrative medicine believe the humanities can prepare patients and physicians to deal with … Continue reading

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‘Attentive Writers’: Healthcare, Authorship, and Authority (CfP, Conference, Medical Humanities Research Centre, University of Glasgow, 23-­25 August 2013)

* CfP deadline extended to March 18 * From nurses, physicians and surgeons to administrators, caregivers, physiotherapists, technicians, veterinarians and voluntary sector workers, this conference adopts the term ‘attentive writers’ as evocative of the multitude of both non-professional and professional … Continue reading

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