Literature and Medicine


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Literature and Medicine

Course Description

This course explores the intersection between literature and medicine in three key arenas: the patient, the practitioner, and the public. The course focuses on issues of social justice and human dignity and considers how literature represents, engages with, and challenges medical language, narrative, and diagnosis.

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Dallas, PA

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Literature and Medicine