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18:30 - 20:00 10 November 2011

Galton's Asylum Photographs: Case Studies from the Bethlem Archives


Garden Room | Wilkins Building (link Map)
Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Ticketing: Open

A chance to put the personal stories, lives and greater historical context to the images of six of the patients that Galton photographed at Bethlem asylum in the 1880s. A panel discussion also considers some of the assumptions about about asylums held today and issues around mental health and representation. Joint event with the Bethlem Royal Hospital Archives Museum Service.


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