The Art of Anatomy

Locations
Muirhead Tower (R21 on campus map) - Lecture Theatre G15
Category
Arts and Science Festival, Lectures Talks and Workshops
Date(s)
Friday 21st March 2014 (13:10-13:50)
Contact

Admission free, booking essential. Please email special-collections@bham.ac.uk to reserve a place.

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Image courtesy Cadbury Research Library, Special Collections.

Join Professor Alice Roberts, Clinical Anatomist, broadcaster and Professor of Public Engagement in Science as she explores the subject of how artists have depicted the dissected human body in anatomical art through history.

Following the lecture Alice Roberts will be signing copies of her books: The Complete Human Body, Evolution and The Incredible Human Journey in Muirhead Atrium, 2-3pm. The lecture accompanies the exhibition, The Art of Anatomy, guest-curated by Professor Alice Roberts in Muirhead Tower Atrium until 6th June 2014.

This event is presented as part of Arts & Science Festival 2014, a week-long celebration of ideas, research and collaboration across campus. For details of the full programme, visit: www.birmingham.ac.uk/artsandsciencefestival.