Call for Reviews

Call for Review: ‘A Body,Undone: Living On After Great Pain' by Christina Crosby.

We are delighted to offer A Body,Undone (Crosby,2016) for review.Expressions of interest are welcome from across the 徳赢电子竞技medical humanities. Further informvwin刀塔ation about the themes under study can be found at New York University Press.  In the early evening on October 1,2003,Christina Crosby was three miles into a seventeen mile bicycleRead more…

Conferences and Symposiums

Creative Summit: Translating Chronic Pain (Sat 21 Oct 2017,Lancaster University)

Creative Summit: Writing Pain,Moments and Fragments Lancaster University,Saturday 21 October,9.20-5.30 This is the first event on the AHRC-funded project Translating Chronic Pain. This Summit brings 25 people together,including academics,pain charities and people living with chronic pain,to explore how short-form creative writing may support people living withRead more…

Opportunities

Fully-Funded PhD Studentship in French and the 徳赢电子竞技Medical Humanities at Nottingham Trent University

PhD Studentship in French Literature/Culture (including cinema) with a focus on the 徳赢电子竞技Medical Humanities.Proposals investigating the following areas within this field are particularly welcome: representations of illness;disease;pain;trauma;disability;old age;mourning;care/caring/carer.A background in literary/critical theory is helpful.Specific qualifications include a 2:1 in FrenchRead more…

Workshops

Affect: Pleasure,Pain and Emotions – an interdisciplinary workshop (University of Sheffield,5-6 June 2015)

Affect: Pleasure,Pain and Emotions – an interdisciplinary workshop Friday 5 and Saturday 6 June 2015 University of Sheffield,UK This interdisciplinary workshop will bring together philosophers,psychologists,and neuroscientists to discuss the following topics amongst others: Pleasures,pains,and emotions are affective states.Why so?What makes a throbbingRead more…

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