The Rise of Autobiographical Medical Poetry and the Medical Humanities

In this fascinating book, Johanna Emeney examines the global proliferation of new poetry related to illness and medical treatment from the perspective of doctors, patients, and carers in light of the growing popularity of the medical ...

The Rise of Autobiographical Medical Poetry and the Medical Humanities

In this fascinating book, Johanna Emeney examines the global proliferation of new poetry related to illness and medical treatment from the perspective of doctors, patients, and carers in light of the growing popularity of the medical humanities. She provides a close analysis of poetry from New Zealand, the USA, and the UK that deals with sociological and philosophical aspects of sickness, ailment, medical treatment, care, and recuperation.

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The Rise of Autobiographical Medical Poetry and the Medical Humanities
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Johanna Emeney
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-29 - Publisher: Ibidem Press

In this fascinating book, Johanna Emeney examines the global proliferation of new poetry related to illness and medical treatment from the perspective of doctors, patients, and carers in light of the growing popularity of the medical humanities. She provides a close analysis of poetry from New Zealand, the USA, and
Research Methods in the Health Humanities
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Craig M. Klugman, Erin Gentry Lamb
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Research Methods in Health Humanities surveys the diverse and unique research methods used by scholars in the growing, transdisciplinary field of health humanities. Appropriate for advanced undergraduates, but rich enough to engage more seasoned students and scholars, this volume is an essential teaching and reference tool for health humanities teachers
The Routledge Companion to Literature and Disability
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Alice Hall
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-18 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Disability brings together some of the most influential and important contemporary perspectives in this growing field. The book traces the history of the field and locates literary disability studies in the wider context of activism and theory. It introduces debates about definitions of disability
Creative Lives
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Chandani Ringrose, Chris Lokuge
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-15 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

South Asian Diasporic Writing—poetry, fiction literary theory, and drama by writers from India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka now living in the UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the USA—is one of the most vibrant areas of contemporary world literature. In this volume, twelve acclaimed writers from this tradition are interviewed
Felt
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Johanna Emeney
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-08 - Publisher: Massey University Press

Couples in last-chance therapy, best friends unfriending, racist trolls trawling the comments section for game — this collection is concerned with the things that make us feel. This felt realm is very much in nature, too. From the regal calm of goats cudding in the sun to the slow unwinding