Programme, University of Strathclyde School of Humanities Seminar Series

Please find detailed below the programme for the University of Strathclyde School of Humanities seminar series for this term, organised by Caroline Verdier, Petya Eckler, Emma Newlands and myself.

The seminars take place on Wednesdays at 4pm in room LH227a/b in the Lord Hope Building, with the exceptions of 23rdand 30th of March when they take place in LH229a/b.

10th February: John Foot (Bristol University – Italian studies)

“Negated Institutions. The revolution in Italian mental health care in the 1960s and 1970s”

24th February: Katie Jones (University of St Andrews – French Studies)

“Writing Suicide in Contemporary French Narrative”

9th March: Sophie Jones (University of Leeds – English)

“The Private Foetus: Rethinking Images of the Unborn in 1960s America” 

30th March: Simon Walker (Strathclyde PG – History)

LH229a/b “Feeding under Fire – A consideration of the role of front line soldiers in food, diet and comfort in the trenches”

All are welcome to attend these seminars and they will all be followed by refreshments and discussion. The first seminar is on Wednesday 27th of January. Hope to see you there!

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