Health Humanities

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Insight2: Engaging the Health Humanities

Building on the success of our first exhibition project, we have expanded our exploration to include a broader range of perspectives. InSight2: Engaging the Health Humanities is an international exhibition featuring work from 36 exhibitors as well as this publication (both profiled on a dedicated website: insight2.healthhumanities.ca), a two-day symposium, and a collaborative course project […]

About the Health Humanities

Health humanities is an emerging, interdisciplinary field that connects medicine, health sciences, arts, humanities and social sciences. Encompassing fields such as literature, narrative medicine, history of medicine, philosophy and ethics, medical anthropology, medical sociology, environment and health, art, visual culture, health design and communications, drama, music and much more, health humanities is concerned with human […]

InSight: Visualizing Health Humanities

The┬áInSight: Visualizing Health Humanities exhibition explores how we can visually translate and communicate knowledge from diverse work in the health humanities in ways that are innovative, engaging and accessible. Thirty-two entries from students, faculty, staff, and alumni in more than twenty faculties or units will be displayed or performed in or near the Fine Arts […]