illness

Reading Group Meeting #2

The second meeting of the medical humanities reading group. At University Arms, 5:30 pm, where Ryo Yokoe will lead the discussion of Susan Sontag’s ‘Illness as metaphor’. All welcome.

Read More »

Subjectivity and Self-reflection: The Humanities Perspective on Illness

The Medical Humanities Lecture series that has been running throughout 2014/15 begun with Dr Angela Woods discussing her use of phenomenological investigations into auditory verbal hallucinations, followed by Dr Saurabh Mishra’s exploration of middle class anxieties in British India over the widespread adulteration of dairy products. This article will be discussing the last two talks […]

Read More »