Explorathon Fife and Tayside

Activity: Consultancy typesOther external non-academic engagement


Day-long presentation at Dundee Science Centre of photo exhibition with Q&A about my project, promoting modern mental health through the lessons of history. Audience mainly families: kids did interactive stuff while parents engaged with me, talking about how science has influence psychiatry over the centuries - a subject covered in my exhibition, which is about photography, diagnoses, conditions, treatments, medical theories, and the lives of sufferers, all in a very different material environment from today.
Period29 Sept 2018
Held atSchool of History
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • psychiatry
  • history
  • photography
  • phrenology
  • physiognomy
  • mental disorder
  • learning disabilities
  • alcohol misuse
  • mental health