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Alternative Psychiatric Communities and Asylum Magazine

Alternative Psychiatric Communities and Asylum Magazine

A fascinating talk on mental health in the past

5 June 2014

Nutcase by Alan S © Pool Arts

Time 14:00 - 15:00

Duration 60 minutes

Cost In order to keep our events programme affordable to everyone, please make a donation

Dr Helen Spandler has researched alternative psychiatric communities in the 1970s and will talk about these and the pioneering Democratic Psychiatry magazine Asylum.  Part of the Furiously Mad: 300 Years of Legal Insanity exhibition by Pool Arts.

Suitable for adults and young people

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