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Global Health Humanities Initiative: Colonial Psychiatry and its Aftereffects

This Forum engages, from a cross-disciplinary perspective, the practices and concepts associated with colonial psychiatry and their ongoing effects upon global health. The three invited scholars will give thirty-minute talks, with time for questions and discussion in between each paper. The Forum concludes with a roundtable discussion, facilitated by a TAMU faculty member.


To Be Rescheduled

This event is Free and Open to the Public. Refreshments will be served.

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2:00 PM | Matthew Heaton, Associate Professor of History at Virginia Tech

2:50 PM | Ranjana Khanna, Professor of English and Women’s Studies at Duke University; Director of Franklin Humanities Institute

3:40 PM | Sloan Mahone, Associate Professor of the History of Medicine at Oxford University

3:40 PM | Roundtable Discussion

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