Blog - Events

From Bedlam to Whittingham to Wakefield: Mental Health History in October

Events

Last month, we travelled to several different archives and museums around the country to take part in events on asylum history. These included...

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Memento Mori and a Visit to Bethlem: Events at Barts Pathology Museum

Events

The new series of lectures at St Bartholomew's Hospital Pathology Museum begins in October, and includes several events that should be of interest...

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Asylum Science: Conference in October

Events

We've recently heard about an interesting event - and a new website and blog - devoted to "asylum science", with a particular focus on the nineteenth...

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Louis Wain in Leek

Events

On the 4 September our Education Officer will be speaking at the Nicholson Gallery in Leek in connection with their current exhibition of the...

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The Ghost in the Machine?

Collection, Events

The programme for the forthcoming Society for the Social History of Medicine annual conference has recently been released. Held at the Centre...

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States of Mind: Conference in Newcastle

Events

Last month, Northumbria University held a conference around the theme of Situating and Interpreting States of Mind: 1700 - 2000. This interdisciplinary...

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Bethlem Sunfayre this Saturday, 7 July: Full Details

Events, Personal accounts

We're hoping the weather picks up soon for this weekend's Bethlem site open day - the annual Sunfayre. Open to all, there will be activities...

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Normansfield: Past, Present, Future

Events

On Saturday 5 May, the new Langdon Down Museum of Learning Disability hosted a conference focused on the Normansfield Hospital. Founded in 1868...

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