4 Sep 2015

History of Emotions - Professor Joanna Bourke

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 1:30 pm on 4 September 2015

A two-day conference at Victoria University of Wellington will trace emotions in history and how they are represented. Keynote speaker is Professor Joanna Bourke, a historian who will deliver a keynote speech exploring the history of the emotions of men physically disabled during World War One. She's written books on plenty of tough topics including killing, rape, fear and pain.

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