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18-20 March 2020
Locating Medical Television
CALL FOR PAPERS - deadline 1 December 2019

An International Conference organised by ERC BodyCapital & the Science Museum Science Museum Dana Research Centre, London, UK

Medical television programmes, across their history, have had specific relationships to places and spaces:

On the one level, they have represented medical and health places: consulting rooms, hospitals, the home, community spaces, public health infrastructures and the rest. As television-producers have represented these places, there has been an interaction with the developing capabilities of television technologies and grammars. Moreover, producers have borrowed their imaginaries of medical and health places from other media (film, photographs, museum displays etc.) and integrated, adjusted and reformulated them into their work...

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Please send proposals (a short CV and an abstract or outline of 500 words) by 1 December 2019 to Tricia Close-Koenig.

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