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Virtual Book Club: Introduction

Literature

On this blog over the past three years, we have briefly reviewed or referred to many works of classic and contemporary fiction that concern themselves...

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The Advertisement Archive III

History, Literature

Stray advertisements from the Journal of Mental Science.

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Chance Encounters in the Museum 4

Competition, Literature

Here we resume a series of posts detailing some of the unanticipated intersections of interest that museum visitors bring to our notice from...

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Just Visiting: Charlotte Bronte (2 of 2)

Literature

Lesley Krueger continues her look at Charlotte Bronte and Bethlem.

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First Person Narratives 7

Literature, Personal accounts

Gail Hornstein, Professor of Psychology at Mount Holyoake College and sometime visitor to the Archives & Museum, makes passing reference to our...

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‘Psychiatric Tales’ by Darryl Cunningham

Art, Literature

Take a look at this graphic novel approach to mental health.

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Just Visiting: Charlotte Bronte (1 of 2)

Literature

This month’s post (and another one to be published in July) on Charlotte Brontë in the Just Visiting series is written by our guest blogger, the Canadian author

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Just Visiting 2: Samuel Beckett

Literature

Next Monday (19 March 2012), the Archivist will give a Gresham lecture at the Museum of London on the subject of unrestricted public visiting...

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