Curating Visual and Material Histories of Medicine

When and Where

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Jackman Humanities Building
170 St. George Street, 1st floor


Allison Morehead


Department of History, University of Toronto
Helen E. Graham Visiting Lectureship

Associate Professor Allison Morehead, Department of Art History and Art Conservation, Queen’s University

Workshop, Jackman Humanities Building 100a, April 4th: 2–3:15pm, followed by 3:30–5 pm at the Royal Ontario Museum

“Curating Visual and Material Histories of Medicine”

RSVP for the Workshop to by April 1

Allison Morehead is a historian of art, the psy-sciences, and medicine with an interdisciplinary background in history, art history, museum studies, psychology and the history of medicine. Her current curatorial work on Edvard Munch invites viewers to consider gender and care work, reproductive technologies, vaccine hesitancy, homosocial medical patronage, health tourism, Scandinavian race science, and occult vegetarianism. Her workshop will involve a seminar session followed by an examination of artefacts at the ROM.

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Department of History


170 St. George Street, 1st floor