The Body as Text explores intersections between the arts and sciences across the history of anatomical representation and medical illustration of the human body. From the medieval era to the modern invention of the x-ray, The Body as Text traces this interplay of disciplines until medical imaging diverged and followed follows its own intellectual and aesthetic paths.
Imaging and Imagining: The Body as Text
March 1, 2014
June 1, 2014
The Hanna Holborn Gray Special Collections Research Center