Department of History Helen E. Graham Visiting Lectureship

When and Where

Monday, April 03, 2023 4:00 pm to Tuesday, April 04, 2023 5:00 pm


Allison Morehead


You're invited to a lecture and workshop with Associate Professor Allison Morehead, Department of Art History and Art Conservation, Queen’s University

Doing (Public) Histories of Medicine with Art, Non-Art, Objects, and Things
Monday, April 3 from 4pm to 6pm
Sidney Smith Room 2101
All welcome

Curating Visual and Material Histories of Medicine
Tuesday, April 4 from 2pm to 3:15pm
Jackman Humanities Building 100a

The workshop will be followed by a visit to the Royal Ontario Museum from 3:30pm to 5:00 pm
RSVP for the Workshop to by April 1

Allison Morehead is a historian of art, the psy-sciences, and medicine with an interdisciplinary background in history, art history, museum studies, psychology and the history of medicine. Her current curatorial work on Edvard Munch invites viewers to consider gender and care work, reproductive technologies, vaccine hesitancy, homosocial medical patronage, health tourism, Scandinavian race science, and occult vegetarianism. Her workshop will involve a seminar session followed by an examination of artefacts at the ROM.

These events have been organized by Visual Cultures of the Circumpolar North, a JHI Working Group.

Graham Visiting Lectureship Web Poster


Jackman Humanities Institute