Spring 2016 Seminar Series Programme, CSHHH, Glasgow

Wednesday 10th February

Dr Louise Hide, Birkbeck, University of London: ‘Mixing the sexes. New therapeutic spaces in English psychiatric hospitals from the 1950s to 1990s’.


Thursday 25th February

Dr Martin Gorsky, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine: ‘The idea of a “health system” in research and policy, 1891-1976’.

This seminar is being organised by the School of Social Work and Social Policy, Strathclyde University. Please contact Prof. Bernard Harris for further information (bernard.harris@strath.ac.uk).


Wednesday 16th March

Dr Angus Ferguson, University of Glasgow: ‘Private and confidential? A history of approaches to recording and using patient information’.


Wednesday 23rd March

Dr Tommy Dickinson, University of Manchester: ‘“Curing Queers” Mental Nurses and their Patients, 1935-1974’.


Wednesday 30th March

Dr Bryce Evans, Liverpool Hope University: ‘National Kitchens of the First World War’.


Wednesday 6th April

Dr Christine Ferguson, ‘Determined Spirit: Sex Magic and Eugenics in the Anglo-American Spiritualist Imagination’.


All welcome! Seminars will be held at 1pm in room W308, Hamish Wood Building, Glasgow Caldeonian University, except for the seminar on 25th February, which will be held at 4pm in LH227a/b, Lord Hope Building, University of Strathclyde.

Seminar convenor: Dr Vicky Long (victoria.long@gcu.ac.uk)

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