UCL Anthropology


Medical Anthropology Seminar Series

Thursdays 4.30-6pm
Daryll Forde Seminar Room, 2nd floor, 14 Taviton Street


Autumn 2019

3 October - Aaron Parkhurst (UCL Anthropology)
Towards an Anthropology of Gravity: Emotion and Embodiment in Microgravity environments

[Cancelled] 10 October - Henry Llewellyn (UCL Psychiatry)
Changing tumours: Personalised immunotherapies and therapeutic value in cancer tissues

17 October - Caroline Ackley (University of Sussex, BSMS Medicine)
The body in crisis: Post-mortem tissue sampling in children under-5 in Kersa District, Ethiopia

24 October - Des Fitzgerald (Cardiff University, Sociology)
Psychic Life in the Green Metropolis: Rethinking Nature, Mental Health and the City

31 October - Istvan Praet (Roehampton, Life Sciences – Anthropology)
Of Extremophiles, Astronauts and Planetoid Beings. Between Astrobiology and Anthropology

7 November - Reading Week - No Seminar

For further information please contact Sahra Gibbon s.gibbon@ucl.ac.uk or Aaron Parkhurst  a.parkhurst@ucl.ac.uk