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Mental illness on film: Stigma and 'The Soloist'

Public event   10.05.2013

Starts

10.05.2013

Ends

10.05.2013

Speakers

Dr Susan Kelly (Egenis, University of Exeter)

Dr Daniel Racey (University of Exeter Medical School)

Chair: Dr Helen Featherstone (University of Exeter)

Organised by

Egenis

Venue

Gallery 20RAMMQueen StreetExeter

Event details

A free screening of the film The Soloist, directed by Joe Wright and starring Jamie Foxx and Robert Downey Jr., followed by an expert-led discussion. Would discovering a biological basis for psychiatric disorders lessen the stigma encountered by the mentally ill?

This event is free but ticketed - tickets from RAMM, in person, or phone 01392 265858, or email museum.reception@exeter.gov.uk.

Further details

http://www.genomicsnetwork.ac.uk/egenis/events/pastevents/publicevents/furtherdetails,26592,en.t4.html