The poster for the symposium has been designed by Hanna Strizh. It is based on Robert Strüdel’s work, Tuberculosis: the head of the Medusa representing the disease, and advertising an exhibition against tuberculosis in Basel. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY.
The symposium is supported by the Birkbeck/Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund and the Birkbeck Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies.