Photo: Female mental patients in the Istanbul Toptasi Asylum. Date of the photograph unknown, possibly 1910s. Source: Mazhar Osman, Sıhhat… Read more Dissertations – Madness and Empire: The Ottoman Asylum, 1830-1930
Crete/Patras Ancient Emotions II Conference “Medical Understandings of Emotions in Antiquity” University of Patras, December 8-10, 2017 The conference ‘Medical Understanding of Emotions in Antiquity’ could be… Read more Conference: “Medical Understandings of Emotions in Antiquity”.
CFP: “Gebessert entlassen. Heilen in der psychiatrischen Theorie und Praxis zwischen 1800 und 1970” am 6. & 7. April 2018 am Institut für Medizingeschichte Heidelberg.
The new issue of Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavia includes one article that could be of interest to H-Madness readers: Does persisting fear… Read more New Article – Does persisting fear sustain catatonia?
Alison R. Brown: “Though Troubled Be My Brain:” Madness in Early Modern England, 1603-1714 This dissertation is a study of… Read more Dissertations – Madness in Early Modern England