Summer school Stories of Illness and Health

Stories of Illness and Health: Limits and Opportunities of a Narrative Medical Ethics

5-10 July 2023, Antwerp

The Antwerp Summer School in Philosophy and Society seeks to address philosophical issues and problems pertaining to recent developments in Western societies. Its specific aim is to reflect on some of the major themes and debates that have recently emerged in the public sphere. 

This edition will focus on narratives as an important resource of ethical knowledge for medical scholars and moral philosophers. This summer school brings together research from medical and health humanities, feminist philosophy, philosophy of medicine, phenomenology, cultural studies, literary studies, decolonial and race studies and (bio-)ethics. 

Application deadline: May 15, 2023

Find all information on the programme and on how to apply here.