Susan Burns - Leprosy and Medical Knowledge Production in Japan, 17th-20th Century

Medical and surgical treatments for a lame princess and others. Colour woodcut by Kuniyoshi, 1849/1852. Credit: Wellcome Library, London. CC by 4.0.
Event date: 
February 28, 2018 - 4:30pm
Speaker(s): 
Susan L. Burns
University of Chicago
Audience: 
Public

The talk will be given by Susan Burns (University of Chicago). The event is sponsored by the Department of East Asian Studies.


Image credit: "L0035015" by Wellcome Library, London is licensed under CC BY 4.0. Image has been cropped and text added.

Area of Interest: 
Cultural History
Intellectual History
Medicine & Health
Science