Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge History of Modern Medicine Seminars, Michaelmas Term 2008

Seminars take place in the Department, on Free School Lane: refreshments from 4.40, talks starting at 5pm. All welcome!

Enquires to Vanessa Heggie ([email protected]) or Nick Hopwood ([email protected])

21st October Elizabeth Toon (University of Manchester) “The machinery of authoritarian care: representing and experiencing breast cancer treatment in 1970s Britain”

11th November Rosemary Elliot (University of Glasgow) “‘Der neue Trend — no smoking please!’: creating the non-smoker in West Germany, 1945 — 1975”

2nd December Katja Guenther (Harvard University) “Segments and proportions: body mapping in early twentieth-century neuroscience.”

Contact person: Dr Vanessa Heggie Department of History and Philosophy of Science University of Cambridge Free School Lane Cambridge CB2 3RH +44(0)1223 760893 x60893