This event – jointly organised by Durham University, the Wolfson Research Institute for Health and Wellbeing, and the University of… Read more Conference: Body Mind and Medicine: Forms of mental illness and their consequences in the ancient world and today (Online, 28‒29 October 2022)
This conference explores ancient and modern concepts of horror with reference to the human body. The aim is to examine… Read more Conference:”Medical knowledge and its ‘Sitz im Leben’: body and horror in antiquity (18-20/11/2021, Kiel + online)
CONFERENCE: EMPATHY, SYMPATHY AND COMPASSION. THE DYNAMICS OF OTHER-ORIENTED EMOTIONS. APRIL 13th-14th 2018, UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURG, PA. Empathy, sympathy and compassion… Read more Conference : Empathy, Sympathy and Compasion
Pain in the Ancient World: Philosophy, Medicine, and Martyrdom Exeter University, 4-6 April 2018 Organizers: Prof. Han Baltussen (Adelaide), Dr.… Read more Conference: Pain in the Ancient World
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”.