Sick City Project

'Nobody is healthy in London, nobody can be'

‘Sensational Bodies’

Join me in July for an unforgettable journey into the heart (and other organs) of Enlightenment London. I’ll be leading a new guided walk – ‘Sensational Bodies: London’s Golden Age … Continue reading

June 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Sense of an Ending: Modern Death, Natural Death, Good Death

Here’s a paradox. The inhabitants of Western nations in the early twenty-first century have unparalleled access to developments which might, at first glance, appear to make a good modern death … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sick City Talks episode 3 – ‘Bedside Stories’

An old joke claims that medical schools take well-rounded students and proceed to squash them flat. But a new generation of schools are realising that good health and good practice … Continue reading

June 14, 2012 · Leave a comment