SEMINAR WITH WRITER AND EMERITUS PROF. DAVID B. MORRIS (UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA)
OCTOBER 5 2017 - 10.00-12.00
University of Southern Denmark
Venue: meeting room Comenius, Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense M
The Seminar will be about David B. Morris’ new book Eros and Illness (Harvard University Press, 2017). Morris looks at myths, memoirs, paintings, performances, and narratives to understand how illness is intertwined with the things we value most dearly. Drawing on cultural resources from many centuries and media, the book reaches out a hand to guide us through the long night of illness.
The Seminar will be in English.
Participation in the Seminar - free of charge.
Registration to the Seminar no later than Sept. 15 2017: http://webpay.sdu.dk/system/chamor
For enquiries please contact Project Coordinar Pernille Hasselsteen: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Seminar arranged by the Niels Bohr Professorship Uses of Literature. The Social Dimensions of Literature & the Nordic Network for Narratives in Medicine