UCL Anthropology


Medical Anthropology Seminar Series

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

Spring 2020

January 16 - Roland Littlewood (University College London)
Divination, Detection, Diagnosis

January 23 - Esther Eidinow (University of Bristol)
Divination, Detection and Diagnosis in Ancient Greek Culture

January 30 - Athar Yawar (University College London)
Divination, diagnosis, and the inspired intellect among Naqshbandi Sufis

February 6 - Patrick Awondo, Marilia Duque, Laura Haapio-Kirk, Charlotte Hawkins, Daniel Miller, Shireen Walton, Xinyuan Wang (University College London)
mHealth: An Alternative Vision

February 13 - Maurice Lipsedge (KCL) and Terry McGuinness (Faculty of Laws, UCL)
Delirium, Death and Diagnosis

Reading Week - No Seminar

February 27 - Noemi Cassin (UCL)
Ascertaining Chronic Pain: The Instance of Fibromyalgia

[Cancelled due to UCU strike action] March 5 - Elizabeth Hsu (University of Oxford)
On the interface of divinatory and diagnostic skills in Chinese medicine

[Cancelled due to UCU strike action] March 12 - Andrew Walker (Psychotherapist and independent scholar)
Judicious science: research, evidence and remedies in law and psychotherapy

[Cancelled] March 19 - Quinton Deeley (KCL)
Divinatory possession: from ancient Greece to contemporary London

For further information, please contact j.calabrese@ucl.ac.uk