ENGLI531

Special Topic: Literature and the Medicalised Body

This paper explores literature's engagement with the medicalised body and mind, mapping out the arts' responses to medical advances from the 1900s to the present. We will study public and literary reactions to such things as germs, vaccinations, nervous disorders, cancer, and tuberculosis, looking too at current political usages of the medicalised body.

This paper explores literature's engagement with the medicalised body and mind, mapping out the arts' responses to medical advances from the 1900s to the present. We will study public and literary reactions to such things as germs, vaccinations, nervous disorders, cancer, and tuberculosis, looking too at current political usages of the medicalised body.

Paper Information

Points: 30.0
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): ENGL531

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
20B (HAM)B Trimester : 13 Jul 2020 - 8 Nov 2020 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Special Topic: Literature and the Medicalised Body (ENGLI531)

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Indicative Fees for Special Topic: Literature and the Medicalised Body (ENGLI531)

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20B (HAM) $1975 $0 $7674
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Paper Outlines for Special Topic: Literature and the Medicalised Body (ENGLI531)

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Additional Information

Available Subjects:  English

Other available years: Special Topic: Literature and the Medicalised Body - ENGLI531 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 1 July 2020 8:51am
Indicative fees current as of : 4 June 2020 3:25pm

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