16. April 2024

New Publication by Christian Laes New Publication by Christian Laes

Former BCDSS Fellow Prof. Dr. Christian Laes, University of Manchester, has published a new book on Disability and Healing in Greek and Roman Myth.

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Christian Laes contextualises the selected stories from Greek and Roman mythology, providing close readings and careful attention to concepts and terminology related to disability. In this book, disabilities and diseases are addressed comprehensively, covering mental disorders, vision and hearing impairments, mobility issues, and other whole-body concerns.


The book is freely available online from 12 to 26 April 2024 here

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