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Seminar 1 2010/11

The Arts Faculty Seminar Series



invites you to this year’s first session on madness and midwifery.


Francesca Scott (English): “By art and not by force.” Man-midwives, old women, women writers and the case of nature versus medicine.

Joseph Jackson (English): Fanonian Antisyzygy – Madness and Dualism in Suhayl Saadi’s Psychoraag

Chair: Charlotte Mathieson


Please join us in the Wolfson Research Exchange on


Wednesday, 3 November at 4.45


for pre-paper snacks and drinks, papers start at 5, followed by post-paper discussion, snacks and drinks.



The Arts Faculty Seminar Series is funded by the HRC, the Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies, and the Italian Department.

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