CFS: ‘Trauma’ (The Lumen)

The Lumen is an annual Edinburgh University new writing and arts journal of the mutual dialogue between medicine, the arts and the humanities. We hope to foster creative and critical discourse on the personal experience of illness and healthcare. The…

CFS: Dis/ability and Pain in the Middle Ages

Edited volume: Corporealities of Suffering. Dis/ability and Pain in the Middle Ages (eds Bianca Frohne and Jenni Kuuliala) The history of disability is a very recent field of research, especially with regard to the Middle Ages. Whereas the premise articulated by…

CFP: 2016 Agnes Dillon Randolph International Nursing History Conference

Call for Abstracts: 2016 Agnes Dillon Randolph International Nursing History Conference The University of Virginia School of Nursing Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry is hosting the Third Agnes Dillon Randolph International History Conference. We are seeking nursing abstracts…

CFP: Religion & Medicine

RELIGION AND MEDICINE: HEALING THE BODY AND SOUL FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE MODERN DAY Birkbeck, University of London, 15-16 July 2016 Convenors: Katherine Harvey, John Henderson and Carmen Mangion In the contemporary Western world, religion and medicine are…

CFP: “Pre-Health Humanities” (J Medical Humanities)

CALL FOR PAPERS Special Issue of the Journal of Medical Humanities: “Pre-Health Humanities” Guest Editors:  Sarah Berry and Erin Lamb We invite submissions for a special issue of the Journal of Medical Humanities that will explore the expanding field of…

Dreger Resigns from Northwestern

Reported today in Inside Higher Ed: A second faculty member has resigned from Northwestern University over its medical school’s reaction to a provocative article published in a faculty journal. “It’s so petty — that’s what I kept saying — it’s a…

CFP: Bodies of Art: Music, Literature, and Disability

CFP:  Bodies of Art: Music, Literature, and Disability Misericordia University (Dallas, PA) Saturday, April 9, 2016 CFP Deadline: October 1, 2015 The Department of Fine Arts and the Department of English at Misericordia University invite submissions of paper and panel…

CFP: How Medical Humanities is Building Bridges to the Future of Medicine

Call for Proposals: How Medical Humanities is Building Bridges to the Future of Medicine (Bundoran, Ireland, January 13-16, 2016) Papers on the topic of the influence of Medical Humanities on the current and changing state of medicine are invited to…

TC Med Hum Health Studies Session Included in Presidential Theme Sessions

This just in from the mother ship: [TC Medical Humanities and Health Studies Forum} session 565, “Keywords in Medical Humanities and Health Studies,” [approved and submitted] for possible inclusion in this year’s presidential theme, Literature and Its Publics: Past, Present, and…

CFP: AIDS at 35 (ACLA 2016)

This call is for a seminar to be held as part of the American Comparative Literature Association annual meeting in Boston, MA (March 17-20, 2016). The year 2016 marks the 35th anniversary of the New York Times article that announced…

Skip to toolbar