Culture, Society and Medicine Seminar Series - Professor Femi Oyebode

Date: 3 February 2016 Time: 1.00 pm

Venue: County Main, Seminar Room 1

Professor Femi Oyebode

Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Birmingham and the current author of Sim’s Symptoms in the Mind (4th edition). His other books include Mindreadings: literature and psychiatry & Madness at the Theatre. He has published 6 volumes of poetry: Naked to your softness and other dreams; Wednesday is a colour; Adagio for oblong mirrors; Forest of transformations; Master of the leopard hunt; and Indigo, camwood and mahogany red. Also, Selected Poems. His research interests include clinical psychopathology, medical humanities, the application of ethics to psychiatric practice, and neuropsychological and neural correlates of abnormal phenomena. You can read his blog here:


Who can attend: Anyone


Further information

Organising departments and research centres: English and Creative Writing