Speaker: Joanna Latimer, Cardiff School of Social Sciences. Date: 17th March Time: 12-1 Location: Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21
Speaker: Julia Twigg, University of Kent Date: Thursday 29th January Time: 12-1 Location: Social Sciences Building, Room 12.25
Thesp Seminar: Dr Daryl Martin ‘Between bodies and buildings: the place of comfort within therapeutic spaces’
Date: Tuesday 9th December 2014
Location: Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21
Dr Daryl Martin from the University of York discusses his work with Maggie's Centres.
BSA MedSoc Yorkshire meeting October 29 Rose Bowl 263, City Campus, Leeds Beckett University (formally Leeds Metropolitan University) 29 October, 2014, 12:00-16:30 £15 for BSA Members, £20 for Non-members, £10 for BSA Concessionary members and £15 for Non-member students. Further details including a place to book can be found here: http://www.britsoc.co.uk/events/key-bsa-events.aspx
Date: 20 May 2014, 5:00 – 6.30 pm Location: Dental Lecture Theatre in Worsley, Leeds University The 2014 C.L. Oakley Lecture will be presented by Professor Arthur Frank (Department of Sociology, University of Calgary)
Date: 21 May 2014, 10:00 – 12:00 pm Location: Baines Wing (2.37), School of Healthcare We are delighted that Arthur Frank has accepted an invitation to lead a workshop for PhD students in the School of Healthcare. This will be of interest to PhD students who are interested in qualitative research methods, narrative inquiry, ethics, identity, and the illness experience.
Date: 19 May 2014 This workshop will explore the intersections of affect and technology focusing on technologies’ roles in producing, mediating and constraining embodied feelings and bodily practice. A series of empirical papers will consider how a range of technological artefacts, systems and processes operate in relation to particular social actors, including patients, scientists, healthcare practitioners, academics, athletes, prisoners and consumers.
Date: 26th March 2014, 4:00 – 5:00 pm Location: Room: 9.41 Worsley Building, Leeds University Dr. Celia Roberts, Centre for Science Studies, Centre for Gender and Women’s Studies, and Department of Sociology, Lancaster University
Date: 17 March 2014 The agenda for the THeSP AGM includes:
- Reviewing the activities of the Centre
- Discussion of future plans
- Election of Director, Deputy Director and Committee