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CEDAR seminar: Disability and Diseases in History

Time Thursday 28 November, 2019 at 13:00 - 13:30
Place CEDAR, Northern Behavioural Sciences Building, 4th floor, seminar room Fatmomakke

Welcome to CEDAR and to a talk by Professor Catherineg J. Kudlick, with the title: “Disability History and History of Medicine: Rival Siblings or Conjoined Twins?”. 

Cathrine J. Kudlick is Professor of history and Director of Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability at San Francisco State University, USA. In her research, she has studied history of medicine, history of epidemics, and the relationship between disability history and medical history, which we can read about in her essays:

  • "Disability History: Why We Need Another Other" (American Historical Review) and
  • "Comment: At the Borderland of Medical and Disability History" (Bulletin of the History of Medicine).


The seminar will be in English.

In direct connection to the seminar another guest professor, Professor Bernard Harris will continue talking about his ongoing research. For this part of the seminar, see another calender event.

Event type: Seminar


Professor Catherine J. Kudlick
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