New medical history webinars University of Groningen

A new series of History of Medicine and Health seminars entitled “Lifecycles” is offered this autumn by the Groningen Centre for Health and Humanities and the Centre for Historical Studies. HHH members Hilde Bras, Yuliya Hilevych, James Kennaway, Rina Knoeff and Catrien Santing are the organisers.

November 16 (online)
John Troyer (Bath Death Studies Centre): When everything dead is new again: Rethinking the current  death and dying moment 

December 6 (online)
Jan Kok (Radboud University): Anthropometric history from a life course perspective

December 20 (onsite, with livestream and drinks)
Catrien Santing and Rina Knoeff (University of Groningen): Lifecycles in premodern regimen literature

January 17 (online)
Nick Hopwood (Cambridge University): The cyclical nature of development

All seminars are from 4-5 pm. Online sessions are hosted on ZOOM. Please send an e-mail to Rina Knoeff  ( to receive the link.