The Centre for the History of Medicine at the University of Warwick (UK) is pleased to announce the Cultures and Practices of Health Seminar Series for the Autumn Term 2004:

‘GLOBAL HEALTH, LOCAL BODIES’ Humanities Building room H545, at 5pm

Wednesday, 13 October David Nye (History, Warwick)Professor Nye will lead a discussion on selections from Carolyn Thomas de la Peña, The Body Electric: How Strange Machines Built the Modern American (NYU, 2003) Wednesday, 27 October Anne Crowther (Glasgow)’Surgery and Empire: Lister’s students in imperial service’ Wednesday, 10 November Rima Apple (University of Wisconsin-Madison)’Training the mother: Early 20th-century infant-care advice in the United States’ Wednesday, 24 November Sarah Hodges (History, Warwick)’What’s Colonial About Colonial Medicine? Notes on Governmentality and Madras Presidency Lock Hospitals in the Hungry 1870s’ For more information contact Molly Rogers ([email protected])

Centre for the History of Medicine University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL Direct Tel: +44 (0)24 7657 2601