Ryosuke Yokoe Presentations and Publications

Conference Presentations and Talks

‘Alcohol and the liver: medical knowledge, alcohol policy, and the “ebb and flow” of public anxieties over drink in twentieth century Britain’

  • Drinking and Drug Policies in History: Contextualizing Causes and Consequences, Alcohol and Drugs History Society meeting, Utrecht University, June 2017
  • The Body Politic: States in the History of Medicine and Health, biannual conference for the European Association for the History of Medicine and Health, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, August-September 2017


‘The Decline of Drunkenness and Medical Discourse on Alcohol in Interwar Britain’

  • Intoxication, Discourse, and Practice, conference, University of Sheffield, September 2016
  • Invited speaker, Centre for the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, University of Manchester, November 2016


‘From the laboratory to the population sample: aetiological conceptions of liver disease and their sites of production’

  • Medicine in its Place: Situating Medicine in Historical Contexts, biannual meeting for the Society for the Social History of Medicine, July 2016


‘The toxicity of alcohol to the liver: changing conceptions of disease causation’

  • The Three Societies Meeting: Transitions, quadrennial meeting for the British Society for the History of Science, the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science, and the History of Science Society, University of Alberta, June 2016


‘Alcohol and the liver: disease knowledge and practice theory’

  • Practices and Discourses, workshop, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, February 2016


‘The strange death of English prohibitionism: WWI and the prehistory of surveillance medicine’

  • Science, Society and the State, 1870-1935, conference, University of Nottingham, September 2015