Leeds Centre for Medical Humanities

An interdisciplinary collaboration between the Faculties of Arts and Medicine & Health at the University of Leeds

Augmented Selves: Disability, Care and the Posthuman

An afternoon workshop with Margrit Shildrick, Donna McCormack, and Sophie A. Jones Join the Augmenting the Body project team for our final event of the 2016-2017 academic year: a half-day … Continue reading

29 May, 2017 · Leave a comment

Redesigning the Human

Monday 7th November 2016, 2-4pm, LHRI Professor Tony Prescott and Dr. Michael Szollosy (Sheffield) Dr Andrew Cook (Dundee) From clothes, piercings and tattoos to implanted devices and prosthetic limbs, bodily augmentations … Continue reading

31 October, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Cultural Life of Smart Drugs: An Interdisciplinary Workshop

Centre for Medical Humanities, University of Leeds 18 May 2016, 2-4pm I like now to think of the Obetrol and other subtypes of speed as more of a kind of … Continue reading

25 April, 2016 · Leave a comment

Workshop: Medicine, Patenting & Ownership in Historical Perspective

Medicine, Patenting & Ownership in Historical Perspective An international and interdisciplinary workshop Thackray Medical Museum, Leeds, UK 14-15 July 2014 As part of the AHRC Research Network ‘Rethinking Patenting Cultures’, … Continue reading

2 June, 2014 · Leave a comment

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