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Joint Faculty Graduate Open Day

FIGS Friday Forum - Mental Illness

Publication date: May 21, 2013 2:04:50 PM

Start: May 31, 2013 9:30:00 AM
End: May 31, 2013 7:00:00 PM

Location: UCL Arts and Humanities Common Room, Foster Court G24

Staff and graduate students in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities are invited to attend this one day forum.

The event will focus on mental illness and aims to explore the topic from an interdisciplinary perspective.

The discussions will explore the development of the concept of madness, representations of mental illness in antiquity, the role of repressed instincts and desires in causing or constituting mental illness and the connection between mental illness and artistic creativity.  

Please feel free to join us for the whole day, or to simply join the session you are most interested in.

Full details are on the FIGS Friday Forum webpage.

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