Tag Archives: visual cultures

Grief. Language. Art. (CfP, Conference, Liverpool, 8-10 July 2014)

Grief. Language. Art. University of Liverpool, 8-10 July 2014 For my rough sorrows; cease, be dumb and mute, Give up your feet and running to mine eyes, And keep your measures faor some lover’s lute, Whose grief allows him music … Continue reading

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Mermaids amongst the Cables: The Abstracted Body and the Telegraphic Touch – Clare Pettitt (Seminar, King’s College, 9 October 2013)

King’s College Research Seminar series in the history of science, technology and medicine: Professor Clare Pettitt Mermaids amongst the Cables: The Abstracted Body and the Telegraphic Touch Wednesday 9 October at 5-6.30pm in S8.08, Strand Building. This paper uses two paintings of … Continue reading

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The Visual Image and the Future of the Medical Humanities (CfP, Conference, UTMB Galveston, May 2014)

The Visual Image and the Future of the Medical Humanities 8-11 May 2014 (Thurs-Sunday) Open Gates Conference Center University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, Texas This conference brings together scholars, clinicians, scientific investigators and artists to discuss the role of … Continue reading

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Portraiture and Pain (CfP, Association of Art Historians Conference, 12 – 14th April, Royal College of Art)

Association of Art Historians 40th Annual Conference 12th – 14th April 2014 The Royal College of Art, London Session Title: Portraiture and Pain Pain is often understood as invisible and inarticulate; it is one of the most intensely personal sensations, … Continue reading

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The Visual Image & the Future of the Medical Humanities (CFP, Conference, Galveston, Texas, 8–11 May 2014)

The Visual Image and the Future of the Medical Humanities *SAVE THE DATE* 8-11 May 2014 (Thursday – Sunday) Open Gates Conference Center University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, Texas This conference brings together scholars, clinicians, scientific investigators and artists … Continue reading

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Malady & Mortality: Illness, Disease & Death in Literary & Visual Culture (CFP, Conference, Cornwall, 19-20 September 2013)

MALADY AND MORTALITY: ILLNESS, DISEASE AND DEATH IN LITERARY AND VISUAL CULTURE Thursday 19th – Friday 20th September 2013 Falmouth University, Cornwall Conference website Keynote Speakers: Professor Tony Walter, Centre for Death & Society, University of Bath Professor Alan Bleakley, … Continue reading

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Case Studies of Medical Portraiture (Workshop, London, July 12, 2013)

Case Studies of Medical Portraiture concluding workshop July 12th 2013 King’s College London  Strand Building, room S8.08 Programme 9:00 – Registration 9:30 – Panel 1 Keynote Address: Lucia Dacome (University of Toronto) – ‘The anatomy of the embroiderer: celebrity, domesticity … Continue reading

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“Reimagining Birth”: An International Research Symposium on the Visual Culture/Art/History/Design of Childbirth in the 21st Century (CFP, Conference, Dublin, 2–3 July 2013)

Call for Papers  ‘Reimagining Birth’: An International Research Symposium on the Visual Culture/Art/History/Design of Childbirth in the 21st century  University College Dublin  2nd-3rd July 2013  Developed and hosted by UCD PhD Candidates Doreen Balabanoff and Martina Hynan  How has childbirth been portrayed/represented/imagined … Continue reading

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Malady and Mortality – Illness, Disease and Death in Literary and Visual Culture (CfP, Conference, Cornwall, 19-20 September 2013)

Keynote Speakers:  Professor Tony Walter, Centre for Death, University of Bath; Professor Alan Bleakley, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry Papers are invited on the following topics: Health, Well Being and Environment History of Medicine Public Health and Medicine Disease … Continue reading

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