Details of our Trinity Term 2010 Seminar Series and other events organised by the Wellcome Unit can be found on our website at

The following seminars will be held at 47 Banbury Road on Mondays at 2.15pm Coffee will be available from 2.00pm

‘Unruly Bodies’

Convener: Dr Erica Charters

1st WEEK

26 April        Saurabh Mishra, University of Oxford

‘Branded and Marked: Animal Vaccination, Experimentation and Breeding in

Colonial India, 1850-1900′

2nd WEEK

3 May        No Seminar

[Bank Holiday]

3rd WEEK

10 May        Sarah Toulalan, University of Exeter

‘Examining Bodies: Diagnosing Child Sexual Abuse in Early Modern England’

4th WEEK

17 May        Claudia Stein, Warwick University

‘Seeing Jesuits: The Bavarian-Saxon Kidney Stone Affair from 1580’

5th WEEK

24 May        Erica Wald, London School of Economics

‘Military Bodies and Public Health: The Emergence of the Dispensary and

Bazaar Hospital in the mid-19th century’

6th WEEK

31 May        No Seminar [Bank Holiday]

7th WEEK

7 June        Julie Anderson, University of Kent

‘Morbid Fears: Giants and Anatomists’

8th WEEK

14 June        Kate Marsh, University of Liverpool

‘”Rights of the Individual”, Indentured Labour and Indian Workers:

Medical Discourse and the Slavery Debate in the French Antilles post-1848′