Warwick Anderson: "Making Global Health History: The Political Worldliness of Biomedicine"

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 5:30pm
Location: FHI Garage - C105, Bay 4, Smith Warehouse

Warwick Anderson is the ARC Laureate Fellow and Professor in the Department of History and the Center for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine at the University of Sydney in Australia. His specializations include history of science, medicine, and public health, history of racial thought, and postcolonial science studies. His books include Colonial Pathologies: American Tropical Medicine, Race, and Hygiene in the Philippines (2006), The Collectors of Lost Souls: Turning Kuru Scientists into Whitemen (2008), and Unconscious Dominions: Psychoanalysis, Colonial Trauma, and Global Sovereignties (editor, 2011).

Prof. Anderson is a Short-term Resident at the FHI from November 18 to 20. Related events: