Call for papers
The Heimatpflege des Bezirks Schwaben, the Schwabenakademie Irsee and the Bildungswerk des Bayerischen Bezirketags will host a conference entitled “Psychiatry during WWI” in collaboration with the Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie II of Ulm University at Kloster Irsee.
Calls for papers due 20th July 2015 We invite proposals for contributions of unpublished research of 30 minutes max., followed by a discussion of 15 minutes. We particularly welcome reports dealing with hospitals and asylums in Britain, France and Italy as well as summarising accounts from these countries.
The conference languages are German and English. The event takes place on Thursday and Friday, 4 and 5 February 2016. Publication of the conference results is envisaged as part of the series “Irseer Schriften: Studien zur Wirtschafts-, Kultur- und Mentalitätsgeschichte” (UVK Verlagsgesellschaft).