What's New

December 18, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS

"Wineberg presents an insight into a world unknown and unimagined by most readers, but a world that has become increasingly familiar in our changing times."

-Lois Nixon on Ronna Wineberg's early-20th-century coming-of-age novel On Bittersweet Place


"An Amazing Murmur of the Heart: Feeling the Patient's Beat represents a powerful and persistent continuation of observations and themes that grew out of close observations of physicians and patients and the author's studies in anthropology. All of these forge an approach to patient care that is out of the ordinary."


"For those seeking a comprehensive view of the contemporary field of medical/health humanities and where the field is heading, this Reader is a worthy text..."
-Felice Aull, editor, on The Health Humanities Reader








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ADDITIONS:

Lucy Bruell has been appointed Editor in Chief of the Literature, Arts and Medicine Database effective September 1, 2011.  Founding editor Felice Aull is now Editor Emerita. 

NEW LINKS HAVE BEEN MADE TO:

 
Annotated art work (see also the Viewing Room):
Deidre Scherer  Surrounded by Family and Friends
 
Homepages of artists (see also Meet the Artist):
Deidre Scherer
 
Homepages of authors (see also Meet the Author):
Helen Thorpe
 
TOTAL DATABASE CONTENTS
148 Art Annotations
250 Film Annotations
2621 Literature Annotations
2 Theater Annotations
93 Artists
1662 Authors
139 Keywords