Special Topic: Literature and the Medicalised Body - ENGLI531 (2020)

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

The Timetable for 2020 is not available.


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

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 Tuition Resource 
20B (HAM) $1975 $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: Literature and Medicine - ENGLI531 (2022) , Literature and Medicine - ENGLI531 (2021) , Special Topic: Literature and the Medicalised Body - ENGLI531 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 26 November 2021 8:46am
Indicative fees current as of : 3 December 2021 4:32am

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